Henson at the North Pole

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Matthew A. Henson was an explorer with substantial sea experience. Henson was born in Maryland the child of free blacks. With many years of contact with arctic natives Henson spoke Inuit languages fluently. A Negro Explorer at the North Pole, recounts his 23 years of expeditions.


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