Maker and Role
Newton and Company, Opticians, Maker
Photograph of members of the crew after their return to Christina. In the foreground from the left: Anton Amundsen, first engineer; Adolf Juell, cook and manager of provisions. Behind them from the left: Bernt Bentsen, sailor; Sigurd Scott Hansen, lieutenant, meteorologist and astronomer; Otto Neumann Knoph Sverdrup, captain; Theodor Claudius Jacobsen, ship's mate; Fridtjof Nansen, the leader of the expedition. In the back from the left: Henrik Greve Blessing, physician and botanist; Bernhard Nordahl, electrician; Ivar Otto Irgens Mogstad, caretaker of the dogs and watchmaker; Peder Leonard Hendriksen, former harpooner (seal hunter), Lars Pettersen, smith and second engineer; Frederik Hjalmar Johansen, officer, stoker and meteorological assistant.
1 lantern slide : black and white ; 8 x 8 cm.
Nansen's "Farthest North" No. 56
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Newton and Company, Opticians. Unknown. Fridtjof Nansen and the Norwegian Arctic expedition on board the Fram (after deck) following the homecoming in Kristiania., 14-5127. Walsh Memorial Library, The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).