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Title: Crew preparing whaling schooner Era for winter, Repulse Bay, Hudson Bay, Canadian Arctic, October 15, 1901

Accession Number: 1963.1767.127
Type: glass negative
Maker: Comer, George (Capt.)
Place: Canada, Hudson Bay
Date: 1901-10-15
Materials: glass
Description: Glass negative by Capt. George Comer, taken at Repulse Bay, Hudson Bay, October 15, 1901. Comer identified this scene as "showing men and part of the vessel [whaling schooner ERA] when taking our anchors up and placing the vessel in position for the winter." Information from original envelope identifies this as Photo #97, #171. Number 171 is etched into emulsion on lower part of plate.

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