Andree's station on Spitsbergen, Norway, 1897



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Description The half-dismanted hangar holding the balloon for S. A. Andrée's Arctic expedition near Danskoen, Spitzbergen, Norway on July 11, 1897, just before it was heading off for disaster.

Taken from the Detroit Publishing Co. Collection at the U.S. Library of Congress.

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Source Andree's station on Spitsbergen, Norway, 1897
Author oliver beige

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78° 18' 57.55" N, 16° 5' 49.06" E

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The half-dismanted hangar holding the balloon for S. A. AndrГ©e's Arctic expedition near Danskoen, Spitzbergen, Norway on July 11, 1897, just before it was heading off for disaster.

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