Interview of Richard E. Byrd by Martha Deane, October 26, 1953
Creators:Byrd, Richard Evelyn, 1888-1957
Keywords:Byrd, Richard Evelyn, 1888-1957
Byrd, Richard Evelyn, 1888-1957 -- Interviews
Byrd Antarctic Expedition
Polar regions -- Discovery and exploration
Antarctica -- Discovery and exploration -- American
communism and socialism
democracy and politics
carbon monoxide poisoning
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Publisher:Byrd Polar Research Center Archival Program
Series/Report no.:Richard E. Byrd Papers. Phonograph Records. Speeches and Interviews. no. 8908
Martha Deane interviews Byrd, his opinion on socialism, power of government, communism and human relations. Additionally Byrd talks about his stay in Antarctica and how he almost died of carbon monoxide poisoning from the stove in his shack during his second expedition to Antarctica (1933-1935).
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Other Identifiers:Byrd Papers. Item no. 8908
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