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Title: Eight Inuit men on board whaling schooner Era, Hudson Bay, Canadian Arctic, 1897-1905

Accession Number: 1963.1767.69
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 in Hudson Bay. Depicts group of eight Inuit men standing on after deck of whaling schooner ERA, ca. 1897-1905. The men are dressed in American clothing, brought north by the whalers. Information from original envelope identifies this as Photo #64.

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