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Byrd's Flight Through Antarctica
Transcript of Byrd's Flight Through Antarctica
By Lucy Wang
Importance to 1920s
Because of the preparation, discoveries, and impact of Byrd's expedition to Antarctica, the expedition is very important to the Roaring 20s.
A few parts to the preparation.
Forty-one men on two ships
Materials for a small village
The City of New York
was one of the ships Byrd used to transport many items.
Husky dogs dragged sleds on the expedition, which was crucial to transportation.
The discovery of land.
Marie Byrd Land
The team's home base,
An article from a newspaper,
The Reading Eagle,
describing Byrd's state-of-mind and preparation for his expedition.
Advancements in Technology
A snow mobile used by Byrd in an expedition.
Impact--Before and after.
Lots of Explaining up ahead.
A newspaper headline for Byrd's flight around the North Pole.
Byrd and his team earned many achievements.
By: Lucy Wang English 2/5