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Publisher: ANONYMOUS
Title: The Times Map Of The Trans-Antarctic Expedition Antarctica South Pole Vivian Fuchs Edmund Hillary.
Published in: England, 1960
   
Size: 30.7 x 39.8 inches.
78.0 x 101.0 cm.
Colouring:

In printed colours.
Condition: Offset poster, linen-backed. Minor restored tears on folds, in very good condition.
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Original vintage advertising poster - The Times Map of the Trans-Antarctic Expedition 1957-1958 Feature articles by Dr Vivian Fuchs and Sir Edmund Hillary on the Trans-Antarctic crossing appear exclusively in The Times.
Great design featuring a map of Antarctica marking the South Pole in the center of the historic expedition route line between Shackleton Base and Scott Base - the first overland crossing of Antarctica via the South Pole that was led by the explorer Dr Vivian Fuchs (1908-1999) and the mountaineer and explorer Sir Edmund Hillary (1919-2008) - with black and white images of the supporting planes above and ships at sea (the Endeavour and the Magga Dan).
The Times newspaper logo and text below, surrounded with a border of black and white photos and names of the Commonwealth expedition team members and photos of a Muskeg tractor, Sno-Cat and Weasel vehicles. Stylized lettering on the bottom of poster.

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