Unraveling the threads of Mawson’s trademark balaclava | Arts SA

Unraveling the threads of Mawson’s trademark balaclava | Arts SA.

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The iconic image of Mawson in his balaclava was taken by Frank Hurley on the second BANZARE cruise  -British, Australian, New Zealand Antarctic Research Expedition in 1930-31 and can be seen in the link below.

http://www.nma.gov.au/collections/highlights/frank-hurleys-movie-camera