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- Richard Byrd - a famous explorer of the Antarctic and Arctic whose expedition to Antarctica conducted many scientific search projects.

Richard E. Byrd (1928, 1888-1957) was an American naval officer who specialized in feats of exploration. He was a pioneering American aviator, polar explorer, and organizer of polar logistics. Aircraft flights, in which he served as a navigator and expedition leader, crossed the Atlantic Ocean, a segment of the Arctic Ocean, and a segment of the Antarctic Plateau. Byrd claimed that his expeditions had been the first to reach the North Pole and the South Pole by air. However, the majority of…

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Richard E. Byrd  1888-1957  Explored the Antarctic

Byrd Explored the Antarctic

Richard E. Byrd (VHS accession number: 1993.95.15)

Everything the Admiral did, he did in style (Seen here in a hood that resides within the VHS holdings)

"Rear Admiral Richard Evelyn Byrd, Jr., USN (25 October 1888 – 11 March 1957) was a naval officer who specialized in feats of exploration. He was a pioneering American aviator, polar explorer, and organizer of polar logistics.... Byrd was a recipient of the Medal of Honor, the highest honor for heroism given by the United States."

Famous explorer and World War II hero Admiral Richard Byrd once warned that the US would be attacked from the North or South Pole

Rear Admiral Richard Evelyn Byrd, Jr., USN was a naval officer who specialized in feats of exploration. He was a pioneering American aviator, polar explorer, and organizer of polar logistics. Byrd claimed that his expeditions had been the first to reach the North Pole and the South Pole by air. His South Pole claim is generally supported by a consensus of those who have examined the evidence. Byrd was a recipient of the Medal of Honor, the highest honor for heroism given by the United…

Admiral Richard E. Byrd -- head of Operation Highjump. Navy promotional shot(autographed photo owned by my father, scanned and cropped), Public Domain

Richard E. Byrd - Wikipedia

Rear Admiral Richard Evelyn Byrd was a U. Naval officer and pilot who was the first person to fly to the North and South Poles — although there i

Give that dog a sweater!    Admiral Richard E. Byrd, with his pet dog “Igloo,” ca. 1928. Igloo was quite the world traveler, and accompanied Byrd on polar expeditions to both the Arctic and the Antarctic.  From the Papers of Admiral Richard E. Byrd, Byrd Polar Research Center Archival Program, The Ohio State University: http://library.osu.edu/find/collections/byrd-polar-archives/

Famous Dogs: Admiral Richard E. Byrd, with his pet dog “Igloo,” ca. Igloo was quite the world traveler, and accompanied Byrd on polar expeditions to both the Arctic and the Antarctic.

Richard Byrd - Wikipedia

Admiral Richard Byrd took 2 tons of NECCO wafers on his polar expedition in the

Fokker F.VII plane of Byrd-Bennett in flight in 1926 - Richard E. Byrd - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Fokker F.VII plane of Byrd-Bennett in flight in 1926 - Richard E. Byrd - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Admiral Richard E Byrd Interview - South Pole explorer. Found land bigger than America BEYOND the South Pole, which is actually the outer circle ice ring of the flat earth. Antarctica.

Admiral Richard E Byrd Interview - South Pole explorer. Found land bigger than America BEYOND the South Pole, which is actually the outer circle ice ring of the flat earth.

Admiral Richard Byrd : Alone in the Antarctic (Paperback) (Paul Rink)

Admiral Richard Byrd : Alone in the Antarctic (Paperback) (Paul Rink)

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