Melby, Axel

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Axel Melby served on the British Antarctic Expedition, 1898-1900, sailing on the expedition ship Southern Cross . While ten men remained on the continent for the winter 1899 winter, Melby returned with the ship.

From the guide to the Axel Melby collection, 1900, (Scott Polar Research Institute, University of Cambridge)

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creatorOf Axel Melby collection, 1900 Scott Polar Research Institute
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associatedWith Bernacchi Louis Charles 1876-1942 person
associatedWith Borchgrevink Carsten Egeberg 1864-1957 person
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associatedWith Crawford Janet person
associatedWith Markham Clements Robert 1830-1916 person
associatedWith Newnes George 1851-1910 person
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