Palmer Station Winter 1989

creatures of habit

Below is the full framed composite picture. Note that the design is by artist
Alan Campbell, who made one of his visits to Palmer Station this year:

fools on the hill?
Clockwise from the top: Tom Brutscher, Robin Lamere, BJ Jahn, Dick Wall, Ned Wilson,
Marcia Medford, Dennis Hampton, Pat Sullivan, Dave Gallas, and Richie Skane.

What these folks were doing:
Tom Brutscher             Station manager/facilities engineer
Dave Gallas               Communications technician
Robert (BJ) Jahn          Materialsperson
Robin Lamere              Power plant mechanic
Marcia Medford            Laboratory manager
Richie Skane              Construction
Pat Sullivan              GFA
Richard Wall              Cook
Ned Wilson                Science technician

Dennis Hampton            Corpsman

Source: The above photo and the Antarctic Journal, June 1989

Note that the Antarctic Journal list omits Marcia Medford, Rich Skane,
and Pat Sullivan (and misspells Dave's name as "Galles").

[Unedited photo, 512k with thanks to Glenn Grant]