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North Pole legacy

black, white, and Eskimo

by S. Allen Counter

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Published by Invisible Cities Press in Montpelier, VT .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Greenland
    • Subjects:
    • Henson, Anaukaq, 1906-,
    • Peary, Kali, 1906-,
    • Henson, Matthew Alexander, 1866-1955,
    • Peary, Robert E. 1856-1920,
    • Inuit -- Greenland -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      StatementS. Allen Counter.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE99.E7 C747 2001
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3949176M
      ISBN 101931229090
      LC Control Number2001039653
      OCLC/WorldCa47790946

      Get this from a library! North Pole legacy: black, white & Eskimo. [S Allen Counter] -- Account of the lives of Anaukaq Henson and Kali Peary. The American-Eskimo sons of Matthew Henson and Robert Peary respectively, and their families in the village of Moriussaq, northern Greenland. Books. History. Click photo to enlarge. + Add to Wishlist. NORTH POLE LEGACY: The Search for the Arctic Offspring of Robert Peary and Matthew Henson. S. Allen Counter. Tells the story of two men whose existence was for decades nothing more than a popular legend. But that rumor was finally verified in when this author journeyed to.

      Published A Black Explorer at the North Pole in Their reunion is well documented in the book, North Pole Legacy: Black, White, and Eskimo. Death. Henson died on March 5, , in New York City. His body was buried in Woodlawn Cemetery in the Bronx. Thirteen years later, his wife Lucy also died and she was buried with Henson. North Pole Legacy tells the story of two men whose existence was for decades nothing more than a popular legend. But that rumor was finally verified in when author S. Allen Counter journeyed to northern Greenland, and met this pair of remarka.

      Get this from a library! North Pole legacy: black, white, and Eskimo. [S Allen Counter]. North Pole Legacy: Black, This book recounts the astonishing story of Counter’s trips to Greenland and the relationships he develops with the Eskimo ancestors of the two men. At the same time, new evidence about Peary’s journey to the Pole is examined, and it .


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Read the full-text online edition of North Pole Legacy: Black, White & Eskimo (). Supports Peary's claim as first to the North Pole while focusing on Peary's African-American partner Matthew Henson-a world-class explorer marginalized by white historians.

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Counter's personal website at Harvard. Allen Counter's book, North Pole Legacy: Black, White and Eskimo (), discusses the explorations, as well as Peary and Henson's "country wives" (Inuit women) and their part-Inuit descendants, and historical race relations.

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Later, Counter wrote about the episode in his book, North Pole Legacy: Black, White, and Eskimo (). He also gained national recognition of Henson's role in the expeditions.

A subsequent documentary by the same name was also released. Wally Herbert also noted the relationship and children in his book on Peary's expedition, published in Awards: Cullum Geographical Medal, Charles P.

Upon hearing rumors that the men who discovered the North Pole had fathered sons while on their expedition, S. Allen Counter arranged to visit the remote villages where Robert Peary, the credited discoverer, and Matthew Henson, the black man whose contributions to the expedition are widely.

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adventure The Negro at the North Pole published in Henson made. Very good book and well written. I learned a lot about the subject that I had never known before. This is an amzing current day historical account given by Dr Counter on his childhood hero Matthew Henson's and Robert Peary's North Pole discovery and the legacy they left.

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