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Title: Three Inuit with bowhead whale carcass, Hudson Bay, Canada, 1897-1912

Accession Number: 1963.1767.221
Category: PHOTOGRAPHS - GLASS NEGATIVES
Type: glass negative
Maker: Comer, George (Capt.)
Place: Canada, Hudson Bay
Date: 1897-1905
Materials: glass
Description: Glass negative by Capt. George Comer, taken in Hudson Bay, ca. 1897-1912. Depicts three Inuit men, and bowhead whale carcass at right. Comer described this image as "cutting whale steaks."

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