April 25, 2013

Early polar explorer in free exhibit

By Kathleen Dannenhold

Roald Amundsen and his sled dogs

Roald Amundsen and his sled dogs

An exhibit of images and manuscript excerpts about or by Norwegian explorer Roald Amundsen, the first person to lead a successful expedition to the South Pole in 1906, is on display until April 30 in the Allen Library Lobby. Cold Recall: Reflections of a Polar Explorer is co-sponsored by the Department of Scandinavian Studies.

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