Two hundred years before Franklin and 300 years before Amundsen, a
daring Dane came closer to finding the Northwest Passage than anyone
I am forwarding to you the link to this digital article in Canadian
Geographic, the magazine of the Royal Canadian Geographical Society.
It has just recently gone “live” on the magazine’s website.
The article is written by Wendy Christensen-Grosfield, whom some of
you know. Wendy is of Danish background, lives in Edmonton, and was
born and raised in Dickson, Alberta, where the Danish Canadian Museum
Chair, Jens Munk Commemorative Steering Committee
Federation of Danish Associations in Canada