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The Times Map Of The Trans-Antarctic Expedition Antarctica South Pole Vivian Fuchs Edmund Hillary

£450.00

Original vintage advertising poster - The Times Map of the Trans-Antarctic Expedition 1957-1958 Feature articles by Dr Vivian Fuchs and Sir Edmund Hillary on the Trans-Antarctic crossing appear exclusively in The Times. Great design featuring a map of Antarctica marking the South Pole in the centre of the historic expedition route line between Shackleton Base and Scott Base - the first overland crossing of Antarctica via the South Pole that was led by the explorer Dr Vivian Fuchs (1908-1999) and the mountaineer and explorer Sir Edmund Hillary (1919-2008) - with black and white images of the supporting planes above and ships at sea (the Endeavour and the Magga Dan), The Times newspaper logo and text below, surrounded with a border of black and white photos and names of the Commonwealth expedition team members and photos of a Muskeg tractor, Sno-Cat and Weasel vehicles. Stylised lettering on the bottom of poster. Horizontal. Very good condition, minor restored tears on folds, backed on linen.

Country
UK
Year
1950s
Style
Advertising Posters
Size (cm)
78x101
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