National Geographic : 1957 Sep
+ Lena Carried U.S.S.R. Supplies Mirny marks the first Russian activity in Antarctica since 1819-21, when Admiral von Bellingshausen cir cumnavigated the continent. Sovfoto + Russian Meteorologist Braves Icy Winds Three women scientists are quartered on a research ship at the U.S.S .R.'s Mirny station. The Soviet camp reportedly has carpets and dial phones.