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The Hope just arrived alongside the Ahnighito meteorite at Melville Bay, Greenland, August 16, 1897

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The Hope just arrived alongside the Ahnighito meteorite at Melville Bay, Greenland, August 16, 1897

1897-08-16

Film negatives

8 x 10

The Ahnighito meteorite is currently on exhibit in the Arthur Ross Hall of Meteorites (2019). It was collected on the Peary Expedition to Greenland (1897)

Melville Bugt (bay), Qaasuitsup, Greenland

AMNH Library authority record:
Peary Expedition to Greenland (1897)

AMNH Library authority record: Ahnighito (Meteorite)

American Museum of Natural History Library

Information on rights available at the repository.

Peary Expedition to Greenland (1897)

Earth and Planetary Sciences

American Museum of Natural History

Citation

Peary, Robert E. (Robert Edwin), 1856-1920 (photographer), “The Hope just arrived alongside the Ahnighito meteorite at Melville Bay, Greenland, August 16, 1897,” AMNH Research Library | Digital Special Collections, accessed October 16, 2019, https://lbry-web-007.amnh.org/digital/index.php/items/show/90692.