At the pole

4/7/1909

This photograph of Robert E. Peary, Matthew Henson, and Inuits Ooqueh, Ootah, Egingwah, and Seegloo was taken on April 7, 1909, at the North Pole. Peary claimed to have reached the North Pole the day before.

National Archives Gift Collection of Materials Relating to Polar Regions


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