Title: Inuit and American crew and whaling schooner ERA, with whaleboats and gear, Hudson Bay, Canadian Arctic, 1897-1905 |
Accession Number: 1963.1767.227
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. 1897-1905. Depicts a group of Inuit and whaling crewmembers outdoors, along with whaleboats (some covered) and whaling gear. Whaling schooner ERA at right. Some of the Inuit wear clothing obtained from the Americans. Lantern slide 1966.339.41 was made from this negative. Information from original envelope identifies this as Photo # 3.
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