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Title: Group of Inuit in a whaleboat, Hudson Bay, Canada, 1897-1912

Accession Number: 1966.339.13
Type: lantern slide
Maker: Comer, George (Captain)
Place: Canada, Hudson Bay
Date: 1897-1912
Materials: glass
Description: Lantern slide prepared by the American Museum of Natural History, N.Y. from an original photograph by Capt. George Comer. Used by Comer to illustrate lectures about his Arctic and seafaring experiences. Depicts a group of more than 20 Inuit in a whaleboat. Photographed on the West coast of Hudson Bay, circa 1897-1912.

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