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  • Leaving N,Y

    Leaving  N,Y
    The Roosevelt left N,Y heading to Cape Sheridan.
  • The Oyster Bay

    The Oyster Bay
    The Oyster Bay, N,Y President Theodore Roosevelt came on board wishing Peary luck.
  • The Roosevelt arrived at Cape Sheridan

    The Roosevelt arrived at Cape Sheridan
    The Roosevelt arrived at Cape Sheridan on September 5th Matt was the interpeter as well as the dog driving.
  • One Special Possesion

    One Special Possesion
    The men were ready to go and they took one special possesion. Matts was the Bible.
  • Pioneer Trail

    Pioneer Trail
    Barrlet and Borup went to the Pioneer Trail to get started again
  • Matt's sledge broke

    Matt's sledge broke
    Matt's sledge broke so Matt and the other men stopt to help Matt.
  • The lead was in the way

    The lead was in the way
    Henson and Peary caught up to Barrlet, the lead was in the way.
  • Waiting to cross

    Waiting to cross
    The men saw the sun rise as they were waiting to cross the big lead.
  • Crossing the Big Lead

    Crossing the Big Lead
    The big lead was frozen over so the men crossed.
  • Good Luck

    Good Luck
    Henson and Marvin took hands and said" Good Luck".
  • bang! bang!

    bang! bang!
    Henson and Peary got back to the other men and fell asleep and the men woke up to a cracking noise the lead had water rushing at them.
  • Barrlets turn to go back

    Barrlets turn to go back
    It was Barrletts turn to go back. But Barrlet understood that Peary needed Matt.
  • Checking

    Checking
    Peary started out on foot to see if there was any soft ice.
  • Saveing MATT

    Saveing MATT
    Matt fell throw the ice because it was to thin.
  • 100 miles

    100 miles
    Matt and Peary could tell they had marched 100 miles in one day.
  • Feeling Good

    Feeling Good
    Matt felt good that he was half way there.
  • Done

    Done
    Matt and Peary made it to the Roosevelt and they were done with the expiditon.