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17 July 1888
Dr Fridtjof Nansen
set off to lead an exploring party of five others across Greenland (east to west) on snowshoes.
Nansen passports were first issued by the League of Nations
to identify refugees and stateless persons. Dr Fridjtof Nansen
, Norwegian Arctic explorer appointed League of Nations Commissioner for refugees, was awarded the Nobel