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Bancroft Sleeping Pad

By: Lori Williamson | Item of the Day | August 28, 2017
Sleeping pad

This rolled sleeping pad was made by Mountain Hardwear and used by Ann Bancroft of Minnesota during the 2000-2001 Bancroft-Arnesen Expedition to Antarctica.

For more information or to purchase a photograph of this item, view this pad in our collections database.