Hear the Admiral's Voice
Peary speaks about his expedition 5 minutes (1.7MB)
In 1910 - On Arctic Exploration from an old Victrola recording. 44 seconds (250KB)
Others Speak About Peary
MacMillan Tribute to Peary - Donald B. MacMillan a fellow Bowdoin graduate and Polar explorer, paid tribute to Admiral Peary in a speech given on the anniversary of Peary's march to the pole. It was recorded for use by a Canadian radio broadcast and a six-minute portion is available here. 6 minutes (2.2 mb)
Interviews With Peary Family Members
In 1985 Robert E. "Bob" Peary, Jr. reminisced about Eagle Island.
Part A - 16 minutes (1.85MB)
Part B - 15 minutes (1.75MB)
In 1986 R obert E. Peary, Jr. reminisced further about life on Eagle Island and his family. His wife Inez and son Robert E. "Bert" Peary, III were present and commented as well.
Part A - 22 minutes (8MB)
Part B - 20 minutes (7MB)
More to follow...