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Title: Inuit family (Ben, Shoofly, Tom Luce), Hudson Bay, Canada, circa 1905

Accession Number: 1963.1767.216
Type: glass negative
Maker: Comer, George (Capt.)
Place: Canada, Hudson Bay
Date: 1905
Materials: glass
Description: Glass negative by Capt. George Comer, taken in Hudson Bay, ca. 1905. Depicts a group of 5 Inuit. This is likely a man known as Ben, his two wives, and children. Probable identifications are as follows (left to right); Shoofly, John Ell, Ben, Tom Luce, Maria. Information from original envelope identifies this as Photo 211.

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