[Scott, Robert Falcon, English Polar explorer (1868-1912)]. Memorial Tablet.

Iron Mountain, Michigan, 27. II. 1913.

604 x 480 mm.


Issued by the Order of Sons of St George (an ethnic fraternal benefit society for Englishmen residing in the USA), Victoria Lodge, no 262: "In Memoriam. On behalf of Victoria Lodge No. 262, Order Sons of St. George, John Martin, John H. Holland, and Peter Rule have drawn up the following resolutions upon the death of Capt. Robert F. Scott [...] who placed duty before everything else and died rather than desert a sick comrade [...]". With autograph signatures of the Martin, Holland, and Rule; seal affixed. Slight wrinkling and duststaining. Rolled. Provenance: Lady Scott and her descendants.

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