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Title: Inuit boy (Little Tom Luce) at tiller of boat, Canadian Arctic, July 1905

Accession Number: 1963.1767.35
Type: glass negative
Maker: Comer, George
Place: Canada, Hudson Bay
Date: 1905-07-01
Materials: glass
Description: Glass negative by Capt. George Comer, taken in Hudson Bay, in July 1905. Identification from original envelope: "Photo 42, Little Tom Luce at the tiller, July 1905." This Inuit boy was named after the owner of the whaling schooner ERA . His cap and coveralls are made of trade cloth.

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