ABC Evening News for Monday, Feb 17, 1997
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(Studio: Forrest Sawyer) New historical evidence on the race to the North Pole between Admiral William Peary and Frederick Cook examined; photos of the two shown while their claims of being first are recalled. [Historian Robert BRYCE - comments on the elusive nature of truth about the North Pole expeditions.] Bryce's conclusions in "Cook and Peary: The Polar Controversy, Resolved" that neither man made it to the actual top of the world cited.
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