Title: Inuit with dogs and sleds next to whaling schooner Era, Cape Fullerton, Hudson Bay, Canadian Arctic, January 25, 1904 |
Accession Number: 1963.1767.72
Category: PHOTOGRAPHS - GLASS NEGATIVES
Type: glass negative
Maker: Comer, George
Place: Canada, Hudson Bay
Description: Glass negative by Capt. George Comer, taken at Cape Fullerton, Hudson Bay, on January 25, 1904. Depicts Inuit, sleds, dogs, and whaling schooner ERA in background. Identified by Comer as "Natives ready to start on a expedition to Wager River, Jan. 25, 1904." Comer's journal dates this event one day earlier; January 24, 1904. Information from original envelope identifies this as Photo #66, #21. The number 21 is etched into lower right of emulsion on plate.
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