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"Por la resistencia venceremos" Shackleton

"Por la resistencia venceremos" Shackleton

Expedition photographer Frank Hurley, left, and Sir Ernest Shackleton, right, in front of their small tent at camp on the Weddell Sea

Expedition photographer Frank Hurley, left, and Sir Ernest Shackleton, right, in front of their small tent at camp on the Weddell Sea

Members of Sir Ernest Shackleton's expedition struggle to move north in life boats after their ship is trapped in ice.

It's the ultimate Scotch on ice. Whisky lovers are celebrating the recovery of five crates of Scotch and brandy belonging to Sir Ernest Shackleton, buried for more than 100 years in the ice under the explorer's hut in Antarctica, the BBC reported.

"Original advertisement for the Shakleton's ANTARCTIC expedition."  he's got a way with words...

Original advertisement for Shackleton's ANTARCTIC expedition 1914

Rachel Strong, the Future Countess Henri de Boisgelin

Ernest Shackleton’s Ad

Real Men Wanted. Newspaper ad for crew to go/work on famous expedition to Antarctica led by Shackleton

The Endurance Hut on Elephant Island IIRC Shackleton and his men lived several months (maybe a year) in this “cottage”.

The Hut on Elephant Island For the men awaiting rescue on Elephant Island, home was the two remaining lifeboats upturned and laid side by side, twenty two men lived like semi-frozen sardines within its cramped, dark interior.

Frank Hurley 1885-1962.    Renowned photographer of Shackleton's Antarctic expedition, War photographer and much more.

Frank Hurley 'The Mad Photographer' Renowned photographer of Shackleton's Antarctic expedition, War photographer and much more.

Ernest Shackleton, while recruiting for his Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition received a letter from "three sporty girls" who suggested that if their feminine garb was inconvenient they would "just love to don masculine attire." Shackleton turned their request down.

A letter of application to join Ernest Shackleton's Endurance expedition. Found on SPRI

1922 Newspaper Polar Explorer Ernest Shackleton Dead Antarctic Exploration Era | eBay

1922 Newspaper Polar Explorer Ernest Shackleton Dead Antarctic Exploration Era | eBay

Penguins listening to a gramophone during Ernest Shackleton’s expedition to Antarctica. (1907)

Penguins listening to a gramophone during Ernest Shackleton’s expedition to Antarctica 1907

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