Image Archive



Detailed Record


Title: Aivilik Inuit carvings display, Hudson Bay, Canada, 1897-1912

Accession Number: 1963.1767.226
Category: PHOTOGRAPHS - GLASS NEGATIVES
Type: glass negative
Maker: Comer, George (Capt.)
Place: Canada, Hudson Bay
Date: 1897-1912
Materials: glass
Description: Glass negative by Capt. George Comer, taken in Hudson Bay, ca. 1897-1912. Depicts a display of Inuit carvings made by the Aivilik tribe. Photo taken inside deck house onboard whaling schooner ERA or A.T. GIFFORD. Information from original envelope identifies this as Photo # 10.

Mystic Seaport Image ID m169388    Information regarding reproductions