Video: Can Harper government take credit for Franklin Expedition discovery?

September 10, 2014 10:11 PM

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The Harper government can take credit for the lost remains from the Franklin Expedition, which is a very important find for Canada. The Franklin Expedition was a British voyage of Arctic exploration led by Captain Sir John Franklin.

John Geiger, president of the Royal Canadian Geographical Society, holds an iron fitting from a Royal Navy ship, identified as a davit in Ottawa on Tuesday, September 9, 2014. The artifact is being noted as the key piece of evidence that led to the discovery of a ship believed to be from the Frankli...

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