Photograph and text by George P. Landow, July 2005. [This image may be used without prior permission for any educational or scholarly purpose.]
The Franklin monument faces that for another tragic English polar expedition — the death of Robert Falcon Scott and his four companions on their return from the South Pole (1912).
- Cannibals on the Northern Ice: Nationalist Ideals, the Big Lie, and the Franklin Expedition
- The Search for the North-West Passage: 1497-1845
- The Franklin Expedition: 1845-1859
- Wilkie Collins's No Name (1862): Charles Dickens, Sheridan's The Rivals, and the Lost Franklin Expedition
Last modified 27 August 2006