Henri Cordier (1849-1925). Trouville. The Chalet Cordier, cu
Henri Cordier (1849-1925). French linguist, historian and author. Trouville. The Chalet Cordier, current residence of Thiers. Engraving by Capuz. The Spanish and American Illustration, 1872. Colored.
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ALARCON, Hernando de (1500- )-. Spanish navigator
ALARCON, Hernando de (1500- )-. Spanish navigator and explorer. He drew the first geographical map of the peninsula of California and the western coast of Mexico. He disappeared on an expedition searching the mythical kingdom of Cibola along the Colorado River in 1541. Illustration from the book 'History of the Spanish Army'. Engraving. SPAIN. ARAGON. Zaragoza. Academia General Militar (General Military Academy).
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Russian Polar Explorer - Ernst Teodorovich Krenkel
A superb portrait of Ernst Teodorovich Krenkel (1903-1971) - a Soviet Arctic explorer, radio operator, doctor of geographical sciences (1938). A card issued to commemorate the honour of being made a Hero of the Soviet Union (1938). Date: 1938
© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection
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