British National Antarctic Expedition, 1901-1904
Thomas WHITFIELD (1868-1942). - The Swiss Studios (photographers). A formal portrait photograph of Thomas Whitfield, Sydney, [1904 or later], 29.5 x 25.4cm., a half-length formal portrait of Whitfield in his Chief Stoker's dress uniform with Polar medal and Long Service and Good Conduct medal, on original card mount with studio blindstamp to lower right.
Two fine Lafayette Studios Photographs of the Discovery Officers and Crew, 29 July 1901
Discovery Officers - A formal group portrait, [London: 1901], 27.7 x 35.3cm., of 11 members of the expedition (officers and scientists), on the deck of the Discovery, laid down on original card mount.
Discovery Crew - A semi-formal group portrait, [London: 1901], 27.8 x 36cm., of 36 members of the crew of the Discovery (Whitfield standing, arms crossed, far left), laid down on original card mount.
Provenance: Leading Stoker Thomas Whitfield (shore party); by descent. (3)