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Gould's final trip to Antarctica, November 1979.

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Gould's final trip to Antarctica, November 1979.
In the late 1970s Gould finally retired from active teaching at the University of Arizona. In November 1979, at age 83, he returned again to Antarctica with a group that included Senator Harry F. Byrd, Jr. of Virginia, Admiral Byrd's nephew, to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the historic expedition. "When I got off the plane and stood on the ice once again," he told a reporter after the excursion, "I had what amounted to almost a physical thrill. I was back to my spiritual home."

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