Title: Whaling schooner ERA in winter quarters, with dogs nearby, Cape Fullerton, Hudson Bay, Canadian Arctic, February 4, 1901 |
Accession Number: 1963.1767.148
Category: PHOTOGRAPHS - GLASS NEGATIVES
Type: glass negative
Maker: Comer, George
Place: Canada, Hudson Bay
Description: Glass negative by Capt. George Comer, taken at Cape Fullerton, Hudson Bay, on February 4, 1901. Depicts the whaling schooner ERA in winter quarters. Several dogs are visible near the vessel, and furs, probably arctic fox skins, are seen hanging in the rigging. Information from original envelope identifies this as Photo #134, #49. The number 49 is etched into lower right of emulsion on plate.
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