Palmer Station Winter 1986

intrepid polar explorers

Above, the enlarged photo from the original sepia-toned print at Palmer Station:

hey Skippy!

These are the folks I met at the end of their winter, on my first trip to Palmer Station in October 1986...

Tom Brutscher             Power plant mechanic
Mike Elias                Biologist
Bob England               Corpsman
Becky Heimark             Cook
Gary Heimark              Station manager/facility engineer
Peter Topp                Communications
Jim Straut                Materials

Source: winterover photo

...with a bit of help from Gary Heimark

[unedited original photo, 2.4mb]