Lincoln Ellsworth - Quotes

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One of the things that made me persist in the Antarctic in the face of sickening discouragements was my determination to name a portion of the earth's surface after my father. ---->>>

Not until, years later, I found my true interest in life did I discover that I could master a subject, no matter how difficult, if it helped me in what I wanted to do. ---->>>

If I did not have for him the warm affection a son feels toward a less austere and preoccupied father, I at least had an immense respect for him, and a great admiration. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: May 12, 1880
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois
Die: 05-26, 1951
Occupation: Explorer

Lincoln Ellsworth (May 12, 1880 – May 26, 1951) was a polar explorer from the United States and a major benefactor of the American Museum of Natural History.(wikipedia)