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Title: Crewmembers from whaling schooner hauling sled, 1897-1905

Accession Number: 1966.339.48
Type: lantern slide
Maker: Comer, George (Captain)
Place: Canada
Date: 1897 - 1905
Materials: glass
Description: Lantern slide prepared by the American Museum of Natural History, NY, from an original photograph by Capt. George Comer. Used by Comer to illustrate lectures about his Arctic and seafaring experiences. Depicts crewmembers of whaling schooner in winter clothing, hauling goods on a sled. West coast of Hudson Bay, ca. 1897-1905.

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