On This Day – January 9th 1909

On This Day – January 9th 1909

Shackleton Reaches New Furthest South Record Nimrod Expedition 1907-1909 On January 9th 1909, Ernest Shackleton, Frank Wild, Jameson Adams and Eric Marshall reached a new furthest South record of 88° 23′ S, far surpassing the previous record o...

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