Typical voyage length: 27 months
Total time away from home, 1875-1919: 23 years
Number of surviving journals and notebooks: 30
Number of photographs taken: 300
Number of sound recordings made: 65
Number of Inuit artifacts collected for museums: 4,000
Number of plaster life masks made: 300
Close calls: 2 shipwrecks, 2 near-drownings and 1 attempted shooting
Number of crew members: 20
In pounds, amount of bread brought along: 21,803
In pounds, amount of coffee brought along: 1,900
In pounds, amount of sugar brought along: 1,982
In Fahrenheit, coldest temperature registered during their stay in Hudson Bay: -53 degrees
In feet, thickness of ice measured: 6' 3"
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