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Leisure Activities


This is a collection of candid images of Byrd's crew during breaks from work. What are some of the activities, and what do these pictures tell you about how the workers passed time and attempted to create camaraderie? What were their meals like? Does their menu sound appetizing?

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University Libraries. Byrd Polar Research Center. History Teaching Institute.