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Frank Hurley (1885-1962)

'Bob' Clark (1882-1950), in the biological laboratory. Feb 1915Mar 1915

RCIN 2580074

The biologist on board the Endurance, Robert Clark was born and educated at Aberdeen. He became a Zoologist at the Scottish Oceanographical Laboratory in Edinburgh, where he was able to work on some of the specimens from the Scottish National Antarctic Expedition 1902-4. He collected a large number of zoological specimens in 1914-15, but unfortunately lost them all on the sinking of the Endurance.