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Alfred Harrison (1865-August 1933) was English explorer
- Alfred Henry Harrison was born in 1865 to Daniel Alfred Harrison and Mary Jane Hardcastle Burder in Islington, Middlesex.
- He was educated at Stonyhurst College 
- When he came of age in 1866 he sold much of his grandfather's property to which he was heir.
- Daniel Harrison, Alfred's father died when aboard a ship going to Liverpool, when the ship began to sink Daniel Harrison went down to the cabins to save Alfred 
- His first expedition was to the Rocky Mountains and was followed up by a second expedition to the same place a few years later 
- He then went to Northern Africa 
- He then went on a Hunting trip to the Slave Lake, Canada 
In Search of a Polar Continent
- After this hunting trip he went back to Canada, with the intention, if possible, of reaching the pole, in 1905
- He spent 18 months living with Eskimos during this trip.
- The trip was cut short due to a family member becoming ill and he left Canada in 1907
- He was planning another expedition, with the specific intention of reaching the North pole, in 1909 but never undertook it
- Stonyhurst obituary
- Preface to "In Search of Polar Continent"
- Chapter V "In Search of Polar Continent"