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Title: Group of Aivilik Inuit, including Ippaktuq Tasseok, in snow house, Cape Fullerton, Hudson Bay, March 1905

Accession Number: 1966.339.36
Category: PHOTOGRAPHS - LANTERN SLIDES
Type: lantern slide
Maker: Lockwood, Ferris C.; Comer, George (Captain)
Place: Canada, Hudson Bay
Date: 1905-03
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. Depicts a group of Aivilik Inuit inside a snow house. The man in the center with the beard is the leader of the Aivilik, "Harry" (Ippaktuq Tasseok). Photo taken at Cape Fullerton, Hudson Bay in March, 1905.

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