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Royal Mail Issued Stamps on Centenary of  Ernest Shackleton’s Antarctic expedition

This incredible set of stamps has been launched to mark the end of Sir Ernest Shackleton’s doomed 1915 expedition across Antarctica.The images were taken by Shackleton’s official photographer, Frank Hurley, who followed the British explorer and his crew on every step … Continue reading

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Centenary of Australasian Antarctic Expedition AAE IV: 1914 Homeward Bound

By Suresh Rao The fourth and final issue in a four-year program celebrating the centenary of the Australasian Antarctic Expedition (AAE) was released on 18th February 2014.The stamps follow the same design style across the four years and feature a combination … Continue reading

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Centenary of the Australasian Antarctic Expedition

By Datta Dharmadhikari Australian Antarctic Territory will on 2nd August,2011 issue five stamps in the denomination of 60 cents each to mark the centenary of the Australasian Antarctic Expedition. The first expedition team left Hobart in December, 1911 under the command … Continue reading

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