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Monthly Archive August, 2020

Inside the Peary Expedition: Part 3: A brief stop in Labrador, July 23, 1908

August 20, 2020

on board the Roosevelt,
off Turnavik, Labrador
July 23rd, 08.
Dear Mr Bement: -
Just a few lines
we we <sic> will land for a few minutes
at the fishing station of Captain
Bob’s father at Turnavik. He has
200 pair of skin boots here & so
we came up after them.
This note ought
to reach you at the same time
yesterdays letter did.*
I [...]