|Otto Sverdrup/Fram northwest Greenland, Arctic Ocean
engineer - Amundsen/Fram - first successful expedition to reach the
South Pole - 1910-11 Fram
set up a black smith's shop on the deck of the Fram, and
made parts for dog harnesses, ski bindings, etc.
Landmarks named after Jacob Nodtvedt
Description: Isolated nunataks standing in mid-stream of the
Amundsen Glacier, rising 7 mi ENE of Mount Bjaaland. Named by US-ACAN
for J. Nødtvedt, a member of the sea party of Amundsen's Norwegian
expedition of 1910-12.