Ernest Shackleton

South by Ernest Shackleton

The Story of Shackleton’s Last Expedition

This is a LibriVox recording of South, by Ernest Shackleton and is available in the Public Domain at

Return Of Shackleton From The Weddell Sea

An article from The Geographical Review, Volume 2

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Marvellous Moving Pictures

Programme for a screening at the Philharmonic Hall, Great Portland Street where Sir Ernest Shackleton appeared in person and showed film of his Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition.

Sir Ernest Shackleton Philharmonic Hall Programme Great Portland Street c1920

Shackleton Lecture Tour Poster

Shackleton embarked on an extensive lecture tour in which he talked not only about his own polar journeys but also those of Scott and Amundsen.

Colour Photographs Of The Endurance Expedition

Images by Frank Hurley

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Frank Hurley colour Paget plates of Ernest Shackleton’s ‘Endurance’ expedition to Antartica, 1915

SourceState Library New South Wales

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Obituary For Sir Ernest Shackleton

From The Geographical Review April 1st 1922


Shackleton Diary

Scott Polar Research Institute ” Virtual Shackleton – articles

Shackleton’s Quest Diary

Scott Polar Research Institute

The James Caird Society

Shackleton : The James Caird Society

Great White South Into The Frozen South