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Title: Whaling schooner ERA in the ice, probably Cape Fullerton, Hudson Bay, circa 1897-1905

Accession Number: 1966.339.24
Category: PHOTOGRAPHS - LANTERN SLIDES
Type: lantern slide
Maker: Lockwood, Ferris C.; Comer, George (Captain)
Place: Canada, Hudson Bay
Date: 1897-1905
Materials: glass
Description: Lantern slide prepared by F.C. Lockwood of Brooklyn, NY, from an original photograph by Capt. George Comer. Used by Comer to illustrate lectures about his Arctic and seafaring experiences. Starboard quarter view of whaling schooner ERA in the ice in Hudson Bay, probably at Cape Fullerton. Photo is ca. 1897-1905. From glass negative 1963.1767.2. ERA built 1847, wrecked 1906.

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