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Franklin's lost expedition was a British voyage of Arctic explo...

wikipedia - 22 May 2018
Franklin's lost expedition was a British voyage of Arctic exploration led by Captain Sir John Franklin that departed England in 1845 aboard two ships, HMS Erebus and HMS Terror. A Royal Navy officer and experienced explorer, Franklin had served on three previous Arctic expeditions, the latter two as commanding officer. His fourth and last, undertaken when he was 59, was meant to traverse the last unnavigated section of the Northwest Passage. After a few early fatalities, the two ships becam
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July 20, 1884: Greely expedition survivors found

The San Diego Union-Tribune - 20 Jul 2018
In 1884 Adolphus Washington Greely and six other arctic explorers from the ill-fated Lady Franklin Bay Expedition were rescued after Henrietta Nesmith Greely, then living in San Diego, mounted a national campaign through The San Diego Union and in ...
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Ships Threaten Arctic Marine Mammals

Scientific American - 03 Jul 2018
She was referring to Sir John Franklin, the British explorer whose famous “lost expedition” of 1845 in search of a northwest shipping passage ended with few traces beyond some shallow graves, human bones bearing knife marks and a note the crew left ...
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Uncovering the past: Synchrotron reveals 19th-century images

News Talk 980 CJME - 25 Jun 2018
She originally wanted to pursue research into Franklin's lost expedition in the Canadian Arctic. That was until she met the head conservator at the National Gallery who nudged her towards daguerreotypes. “I've always been a lover of photography, so to ...
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Ideal Supply's MacDonald to get Order of Canada

Auto Service World - 04 Jul 2018
The home of Governor General Julie Payette also noted that MacDonald “has supported and led numerous community organizations, and co-founded the Arctic Research Foundation which was instrumental in finding the Franklin Expeditions lost ships.”.
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'The Terror' Is a Gory Take on an Arctic Mystery

Outside Magazine - 22 Mar 2018
Still, the story of the lost Franklin expedition holds our attention all these years later because we love a good mystery. The Terror works because it conjures up monsters and murders in place of what were likely, in reality, much slower, less dramatic ...
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Climate change sinking Arctic archaeological treasures

The Japan Times - 29 Jun 2018
Researchers pointed to an Inuit village on the Mackenzie River delta that was the site of first European contact, as an example of lost heritage. In 1826, a member of explorer John Franklin's famed Arctic expedition reported 17 winter houses and a ...
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UK gifts Canada with long-lost Franklin expedition ships - 27 Apr 2018
Sir John Franklin's ships, HMS Erebus and HMS Terror, have been stuck at the bottom of the Arctic for more than a century, and there has been a battle over who controls them. Ask Mike Le Couteur reports, Canada will now have control of the wrecks and ...

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