First communication with the natives of Prince Regent's Bay. John Ross explored Prince Regent’s Bay in north-west Greenland during his 1818 expedition. Here, Ross and William Parry can be seen exchanging knives and mirrors with the Innuits. Admiral Sir John Ross , 1777 – 1856. British naval officer and Arctic explorer. From British Polar Explorers, published 1943.

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First communication with the natives of Prince Regent's Bay. John Ross explored Prince Regent’s Bay in north-west Greenland during his 1818 expedition. Here, Ross and William Parry can be seen exchanging knives and mirrors with the Innuits. Admiral Sir John Ross , 1777 – 1856. British naval officer and Arctic explorer. From British Polar Explorers, published 1943.
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