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Title: "Steamer ROOSEVELT ice bound"

Accession Number: 1965.727.19
Category: POSTCARDS
Type: photographic postcard
Maker: Kawin & Co.
Place: Arctic Ocean
Date: 1909
Materials: paper
Description: Photographic postcard, photograph of drawing; caption on front, "No. 25, Steamer 'Roosevelt'/ ice bound."; one of series (missing nos. 2, 3, 16, 18, 20, 24, 46) recounting Peary and Cook expeditions to the Arctic in search of the North Pole; descriptive paragraph on back; published by Kawin & Co., Chicago, copyright 1909; decorative icicle motif border with vignettes at bottom of walrus on ice and Eskimo with harpoon and dead polar bear.

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