Description: American explorer Donald MacMillan (1874-1970) boldly signed, in blue ink, the back of this photo of a schooner.
During his career which spanned nearly five decades, MacMillan made over 30 expeditions to the Arctic where he pioneered the use of radios, airplanes, and electricity in the area. He documented his visits with photographs and film, and even compiled a dictionary of the Inuktitut language.
4 ¼” x 3 ¼”. Item #A00780.
Condition: Photo has a ¼” tear near top left corner, some light overall soil on verso, otherwise in good condition.