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Title: Wounded polar bear, Southampton Island, Hudson Bay, June 1905

Accession Number: 1966.339.57
Type: lantern slide
Maker: Comer, George (Capt.)
Place: Canada, Nunavut, Southampton Island
Date: 1905-06
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 wounded polar bear. Two men in background. Photo taken on Southampton Island, Hudson Bay, June 1905.

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