Map of Higuligna Lake
1 map : ms., on paper ; 61 x 61 cm.
[23 August 1894]
Shows Higuligna [Yathkyed] Lake and Kazan River flowing into the lake at the south-west end.
"Title from map, supplied by J.B. Tyrrell."
"Undated; probably drawn on August 23, at the same time as the three other maps of the region by Ahyout."
"Reference to Ahyout's knowledge of the geography of the region in J.B. Tyrrell's 1894 field notebook, entry for August 23rd."
Ahyout or Ahyont was one of the Inuit first encountered at Hallo's camp on Aug. 18. He and his son Kakkuk were engaged by Tyrrell to act as guides as far as the coast of Hudson Bay.
Outline map in pencil on kraft paper.
Forms part of the 'Geological Survey maps' sub-series.
"Ms Coll 26, map 1894.009B, Tyrrell mapcase"
Tyrrell, Joseph Burr, 1858-1957
Yathkyed Lake (Nunavut)