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Title: Inuit group (Ippaktuq Tasseok--"Harry"--with women and children) in snow house, Hudson Bay, Canadian Arctic, 1897-1912

Accession Number: 1963.1767.199
Type: glass negative
Maker: Comer, George (Capt.)
Place: Canada
Date: 1897-1912
Materials: glass
Description: Glass negative by Capt. George Comer, taken in Hudson Bay, ca. 1897-1912. Depicts "Harry" [Ippaktuq Tasseok], seated, with several Inuit women and children, inside a snow house. Harry was the leader of a group of Inuit known as the Aivilik or Aivilingmiut.

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