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Photograph titled 'The swim, Miers Vy', 25 December 1960

Identifier: vuwae40002

Scope and Contents

"The melt-water stream from Miers Glacier began to flow on Christmas Day, right beside our campsite. We dammed it and celebrated Christmas Day with a 'swim', after a dinner of chicken, ham, and copious quantities of drambuie." Location: Miers Valley, Koettlitz Glacier region. People: Dick Blank (right) and Ralph Wheeler.


  • 25 December 1960

Conditions Governing Access

Materials closed until processed.


From the Collection: 1 linear_centimeters

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Repository Details

Part of the J C Beaglehole Room, Victoria University of Wellington Library Repository

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