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Title: Aivilik Inuit man (ice) fishing, Cape Fullerton, Hudson Bay, Canada, December 20, 1900

Accession Number: 1963.1767.124
Type: glass negative
Maker: Comer, George (Capt.)
Place: Canada, Hudson Bay
Date: 1900-12-20
Materials: glass
Description: Glass negative by Capt. George Comer, taken at Cape Fullerton, Hudson Bay, December 20, 1900. Depicts an Aivilik Inuit man fishing. He was known by the whalers as Ben. Information from original envelope identifies this as Photo #87, #28. Number 28 is etched into emulsion on lower part of plate. Contact photograph is reversed.

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