II: The Byrd Expedition


Souvenirs and Medals.

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Souvenirs and Medals.
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Medal of the Mayor's Committee of the City of New York.
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Souvenirs and Medals.
In 1930 Byrd, Gould, and the entire expedition returned to a hero's welcome. On view here are some additional souvenirs of that experience, and honors received as a result of it. (An additional souvenir, a stuffed Emperor penguin named Oscar, is on display elsewhere in this exhibit.)


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