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Title: Ippaktuq Tasseok and his wife "Patty" inside snow house, west coast Hudson Bay, 1897-1912

Accession Number: 1966.339.59
Category: PHOTOGRAPHS - LANTERN SLIDES
Type: lantern slide
Maker: Comer, George (Captain)
Place: Canada, Hudson Bay
Date: 1897-1912
Materials: glass
Description: Lantern slide prepared by the American Museum of Natural History, NY, from an original photograph (1963.1767.51) by Capt. George Comer. Used by Comer to illustrate lectures about his Arctic and seafaring experiences. Depicts "Harry" [Ippaktuq Tasseok] and his wife "Patty" inside snow house. He is using a bone cutter, apparently working on a piece of bone or ivory. She appears to be sewing. West coast of Hudson Bay, ca. 1897-1912.

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