Amnundson and crew at the S. Pole
http:// Adolph Lindstrom, Framheim cook and major domo
http:// The Fram, Oslo Norway, a remarkable wooden ship that sailed the waters of both polar seas, concieved of F.Nansen, designed by Colin Archer.
Amundson's childhood home near Oslo where he grew up with his four brothers and his seafaring father.
http:// Amundson became the first to sail the northwest passage in this small boat.
Today, December 14, 2011 is the 100th anniversary of Amundson making it to the S. Pole --one place that Europeans can actually claim to have "discovered."