Title: Qaernermiut Inuit woman and son, Pupinj, Cape Fullerton, Hudson Bay, Canadian Arctic, 1897-1912 |
Accession Number: 1963.1767.154
Category: PHOTOGRAPHS - GLASS NEGATIVES
Type: glass negative
Maker: Comer, George (Capt.)
Place: Canada, Hudson Bay
Description: Glass negative by Capt. George Comer, taken in Hudson Bay, ca. 1897-1912. Depicts a Kenepitu Inuit woman and her son Pupinj. The Inuit Comer referred to as the Kenepitic or Kenepitu were from the Chesterfield Inlet region, and are more appropriately designated as the Qaernermiut. Information from original envelope identifies this as Photo 177, A70.
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