American Masters

The First Woman to Lead Arctic Expeditions

Clip: 04/22/2020 | 10m Video has closed captioning.

Louise Arner Boyd was a self-taught polar scientist and photographer, and the first American woman to lead Arctic expeditions, where she mapped uncharted regions of Greenland, creating photographs that provide critical information to climate change researchers today.

Aired: 04/22/20

Rating: NR

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