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Title: Group of Inuit aboard whaling schooner, Hudson Bay, ca. 1897-1912

Accession Number: 1966.339.16
Category: PHOTOGRAPHS - LANTERN SLIDES
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, NY, from an original photograph by Capt. George Comer. Used by Comer to illustrate lectures about his Arctic and seafaring experiences. Depicts a group of Inuit onboard whaling schooner ERA or A.T. GIFFORD. West coast of Hudson Bay, ca. 1897-1912.

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