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People in the image
Bonsall, Amos , Mr. (Mr. Amos Bonsall)  
Brooks, Henry , Mr. (Mr. Henry Brooks)  
Hayes, Isaac Israel , Dr. (Dr. Isaac Hayes) (1832 - 1881)
Kane, Elisha Kent , Dr. (Dr. Elisha Kent Kane) (1820 - 1857)
Morton, William , Mr. (Mr. William Morton)  
Image information
Image captionLife in the Brig: Second Winter
Creator (Engraver) Goffin, J. Mc. , Mr.
Creator (Painter) Schussele, Christian , Mr. , 1826 - 1879
Publisher Butler, J. M.
Image Type Photomechanical print (Engraving)
Image Date [not before 1855]
Size 16 x 12.5 cm.
Call number Smith P/K133.1 S
Notes The subject is Kane's 2nd. Grinnell Expedition to the Arctic, in search of he Open Polar Sea (1853-1855). The vessel was trapped in ice from summer 1853 to 1855. The image depicts Kane and his crew enduring the winter of 1854. (Elisha Kent Kane Historical Society, New York)