Title: Stands for Inuit skin boats, to keep them dry and away from their dogs, Southampton Island, Hudson Bay, June 1905 |
Accession Number: 1966.339.3
Category: PHOTOGRAPHS - LANTERN SLIDES
Type: lantern slide
Maker: Lockwood, Ferris C.; Comer, George (Captain)
Place: Canada, Nunavut, Southampton Island
Description: Lantern slide prepared by F.C. Lockwood of Brooklyn, N.Y. from an original photograph by Capt. George Comer. Used by Comer to illustrate lectures about his Arctic and seafaring experiences. Stone piles used as stands for Inuit skin boats, to keep them dry and away from their dogs. Photographed on Southampton Island, Hudson Bay, June 1905.
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