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Title: Eskimo summer camp, Canadian Arctic, 1897-1912

Accession Number: 1983.25.36
Type: photograph
Maker: Comer, George (Capt.)
Place: Canada, Hudson Bay
Date: 1897-1912
Materials: paper
Description: Photograph from the collection of Captain George Comer (1858-1937) of East Haddam, Connecticut. Photo taken by Capt. Comer in Hudson Bay, ca. 1897-1912. Depicts an Inuit summer camp. Identified by Comer as "Native summer tent[s]". The two-color cloth tent was probably obtained from the American whalers. Identical to 1963.1767.182.

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