90-fots blue whale along the side of moderskipet

90-fots blue whale along the side of moderskipet

90-fots blue whale along the side of moderskipet.
1926
[Title written in ink on the back.]

Blue whale

Blue whale


Mothership in this case Flk “Nielsen Alonso”.
One of a number of images (usually referred to as Tilley album) taken under 1926-27 whaling expedition “Nielsen Alonso” in the Ross Sea, Antarctic.
CopyrightW.L. Crowther Library, Tasmanian Archive and Heritage Office, Mother ship icebound (Tilley Album), (AUTAS001125641878).
More about “Nielsen Alonso” her.
Article on wikipedia.
 

Alonso Nielsen icebound

Alonso Nielsen icebound

Mother ship icebound 1926 [Title inscribed in ink on verso.] One of a number of photographs (commonly known as the Tilley album) taken on the 1926-27 whaling expedition of the Nielsen Alonso to Ross Sea, Antarctica. CopyrightW.L. Crowther Library, Tasmanian Archive and Heritage Office, Mother ship icebound (Tilley Album), (AUTAS001125641878). More on the Nielsen Alonso here.
Moderskipet fixed in ice 1926 [Title written in ink on the back.] One of a number of images (usually referred to as Tilley album) taken under 1926-27 whaling expedition to Nielsen Alonso in the Ross Sea, Antarctic. CopyrightW.L. Crowther Library, Tasmanian Archive and Heritage Office, Mother ship icebound (Tilley Album), (AUTAS001125641878). More about Nielsen Alonso her. Article on wikipedia.

 

2nd Bosun & M. Whitelaw

2nd Bosun & M. Whitelaw

Norwegian 2nd Bosun & M. Whitelaw aboard parent ship 74 south 1926 [Title inscribed in ink on verso.] One of a number of photographs (commonly known as the Tilley album) taken on the 1926-27 whaling expedition of the Nielsen Alonso to Ross Sea, Antarctica. Copyright W.L. Crowther Library, Tasmanian Archive and Heritage Office, Pol IIII with dead whale alongside, 75 south (Tilley Album), (AUTAS001125642074).
Norwegian annenbåtsmann & M. Whitelaw board moderskipet 74 south 1926 [Title written in ink on the back.] One of a number of images (usually referred to as Tilley album) taken under 1926-27 whaling expedition to Nielsen Alonso in the Ross Sea, Antarctic. Copyright W.L. Crowther Library, Tasmanian Archive and Heritage Office, Pol IIII with dead whale alongside, 75 south (Tilley Album), (AUTAS001125642074).

 

Pol IV with whale alongside

Pol IV with whale alongside

Pol IIII [sic] with a dead whale alongside, 75 south.
1926
[Title written in ink on the back.]
One of a number of images (usually referred to as Tilley album) taken under 1926-27 whaling expedition to Nielsen Alonso in the Ross Sea, Antarctic.
Copyright W.L. Crowther Library, Tasmanian Archive and Heritage Office, Pol IIII with dead whale alongside, 75 south (Tilley Album), (AUTAS001125642074).
More about Pol IV her.
 
 

Nielsen Alonso aft deck

Nielsen Alonso aft deck

View of after deck of Mother ship photographed while on the voyage to the Ross Sea, 1926, years 60 south 1926 [Title inscribed in ink on verso.] One of a number of photographs (commonly known as the Tilley album) taken on the 1926-27 whaling expedition of the Nielsen Alonso to Ross Sea, Antarctica. Copyright W.L. Crowther Library, Tasmanian Archive and Heritage Office, View of after deck of Mother ship photographed while on the voyage to the Ross Sea, 1926, years 60 south (Tilley Album), (AUTAS001125642082). More on the Nielsen Alonso here.
Views of the aft deck of the mother ship photographed on travel to the Ross Sea, 1926, 60 degrees south. 1926 [Title written in ink on the back.] One of a number of images (usually referred to as Tilley album) taken under 1926-27 whaling expedition to Nielsen Alonso in the Ross Sea, Antarctic. Copyright W.L. Crowther Library, Tasmanian Archive and Heritage Office, View of after deck of Mother ship photographed while on the voyage to the Ross Sea, 1926, years 60 south (Tilley Album), (AUTAS001125642082). More about Nielsen Alonso her. Article on wikipedia.

 

Nielsen Alonso jammed in pack ice

Nielsen Alonso jammed in pack ice

N.T. Nilsen [sic] Alonso jammed in pack ice 73 south 1926/27 [Title inscribed in ink on verso.] One of a number of photographs (commonly known as the Tilley album) taken on the 1926-27 whaling expedition of the Nielsen Alonso to Ross Sea, Antarctica. Copyright W.L. Crowther Library, Tasmanian Archive and Heritage Office, N.T. Nilsen [sic] Alonso jammed in pack ice 73 south (Tilley Album), (AUTAS001125642108). More on the Nielsen Alonso here.
N.T. Nilsen [sic] Alonso trapped in pack ice 73 south 1926/27 [Title written in ink on the back.] One of a number of images (usually referred to as Tilley album) taken under 1926-27 whaling expedition to Nielsen Alonso in the Ross Sea, Antarctic. Copyright W.L. Crowther Library, Tasmanian Archive and Heritage Office, N.T. Nilsen [sic] Alonso jammed in pack ice 73 south (Tilley Album), (AUTAS001125642108). More about Nielsen Alonso her. Article on wikipedia.

 

Polaris AS

Polaris AS

Share certificates in whaling company Polaris (Melsom & Melsom, Larvik). Polaris was founded 24. October, 1925. Polars’ the first factory ship het N.T. Nielsen Alonso. First season was 1926-27. The ship was torpedoed and sunk when it was part of convoys ON 166 on the way to New York 1943.
One share in the whaling company Polaris (Melsom & Melsom, Larvik). Polar was founded October 24th, 1925. Polaris’ first floating factory was the N.T. Nielsen Alonso. First season was 1926-27. The ship was torpedoed and sunk while en route to New Yourk as part of convoy ON 166 in 1943.

 

Globus AS

Globus AS

Share certificates in whaling company Globus.
Globus was founded 13. January, 1925.
Globus was the first company that started using floating factory ship with slipway with Flk “Lancing” in season 1925/26
Mer on Flk “Lancing” her.