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' Polar Discovery'
Sir Hubert Wilkins
A year ago today Lincoln Ellsworth and Hollick-Kenyon arrived in Melbourne in the Discovery II, which had taken them off the Ice Edge after their famous flight across the Antarctic continent.
This afternoon
Sir Hubert Wilkins , who was in command of the Wyatt Earp , the expedition's base ship at the time, will discuss the general question of polar exploration. What have recent expeditions contributed to our knowledge of the Poles ? What still remains to be done ? No one is better qualified by practical experience to answer these questions than Sir Hubert, who was with Stefannsson in the Arctic and with Shackleton in the Antarctic, and who has himself led many notable expeditions.


Unknown: Sir Hubert Wilkins
Unknown: Lincoln Ellsworth
Unknown: Sir Hubert Wilkins
Unknown: Wyatt Earp

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