Nathaniel Palmer
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"Nathaniel Brown Palmer"

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/ birth_place = Stonington, Connecticut

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/ monuments = Capt. Nathaniel B. Palmer House, Palmer Station, Palmer Land, Palmer Archipelago, N.B. Palmer (clipper), Nathaniel B. Palmer (icebreaker)

/ nationality = American

/ other_names = "Captain Nat"

/ known_for = 22-year-old "Captain Nat" and his men were the first Americans to discover the Antarctic Peninsula. Later, he was active in the design of the first clipper ships.

/ occupation = Seal hunting/Sealing captain, explorer, sailing captain, and ship designer

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"Nathaniel Brown Palmer" (8 August 179921 June 1877) was an American Seal hunting/seal hunter, explorer, sailing captain, and ship designer. He was born in Stonington, Connecticut.

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