He led many arctic expeditions for the Explorers Membership, the Country wide Geographic Culture, and afterwards the U.S. armed forces. He offered on several angling and product owner vessels while getting his master’s level. He was in the ill-fated Karluk expedition when their head discontinued the group. Bartlett led another members from the expedition to basic safety. His dad, Captain William Adam Bartlett, was a well-known seafood and seal product owner. He followed Robert E. Peary with an expedition towards the North Pole.