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In this richly illustrated online exhibition, Dr Kate Simpson brings to light the vital role African people played in British expeditions to Africa in the 19th and early 20th century.
Explore a selection of drawings and watercolours from our Collections, illustrating people and landscapes, many produced decades before the camera became part of the standard expedition kit.
The fascinating story of the search for the Northwest Passage, featuring a wide selection of images from our Collections.
A selection of stunning photographs from the Society's vast image collection, dated between 1851 and 1962.
An online exhibition displaying a selection of stunning photographs from Eric Newby’s travels.
This exhibition showcases a selection of platinum prints made from the newly digitised negatives of the 1921 British Mount Everest Reconnaissance Expedition.
The history of exploration has often invited celebration; after all, to travel into the unknown is easier said than done. But what, and whom, shall we celebrate?
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