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Title: Two Inuit engaged in game of strength on deck of whaling schooner ERA, western Hudson Bay, 1900

Accession Number: 1966.339.39
Category: PHOTOGRAPHS - LANTERN SLIDES
Type: lantern slide
Maker: Comer, George (Captain)
Place: Canada, Hudson Bay
Date: 1900
Materials: glass
Description: Lantern slide prepared from an original photograph by Capt. George Comer. Used by Comer to illustrate lectures about his Arctic and seafaring experiences. Depicts two Inuit engaged in game of strength on deck of schooner ERA. Photo taken in western Hudson Bay, 1900.

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