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Title: Whaleboats towing harpooned bowhead whale, western Hudson Bay, 1897-1912

Accession Number: 1966.339.34
Category: PHOTOGRAPHS - LANTERN SLIDES
Type: lantern slide
Maker: Lockwood, Ferris C.; Comer, George (Captain)
Place: Canada, Hudson Bay
Date: 1897-1912
Materials: glass
Description: Lantern slide prepared by F.C. Lockwood of Brooklyn, NY, from an original photograph. Used by Capt. George Comer to illustrate lectures about his Arctic and seafaring experiences. View of two whaleboats under sail towing harpooned bowhead whale. Boats include Inuit crew members. Photo taken in western Hudson Bay, ca. 1897-1912.

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