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Title: Ruins of Inuit dwelling, Southampton Island, Hudson Bay, June 1905

Accession Number: 1966.339.78
Category: PHOTOGRAPHS - LANTERN SLIDES
Type: lantern slide
Maker: Comer, George (Capt.)
Place: Canada, Nunavut, Southampton Island; Canada, Hudson Bay
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 the ruins of an old Inuit bone, stone, and sod house on Southampton Island, Hudson Bay. Photo taken June 1905.

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