Short Talk: EXPLORATION -John Rae & The Arctic (UNI-Versal)
During preparation for the exhibition ‘The Northwest Passage’, museum staff found many interesting items in the University of Aberdeen’s rare books and museum collections relating to Arctic exploration, especially the travels of John Rae in the 1840s and 50s. Join curator Jenny Downes for a look into these collections and the fascinating history of John Rae’s exploration.
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