Eskimos, Hudson Bay
Bell, Robert, 1841-1917
1 photograph : b&w ; 12 x 20 cm
Item is a photograph of Inuit men and children seated on rocky ground. In the photograph an Inuit man is posing with a kayak paddle and the other Inuit men and children are seated around him. A kayak positioned above ground on a pile of rocks is also featured in the photograph, and there is another cache raised on poles in the background. The photograph was taken on the Hudson Bay Expedition of 1885 under the command of Lieut. A.R. Gordon.
Title taken from inscription on verso of mount.
Forms part of the file 'Hudson Bay Expedition photo album'
"Ms. Coll. 310, box 15, folder 1"
'R Bell. M.D./G.S.C. '85.'
" Gordon's report on the 1885 expedition was published as: Report of the second Hudson's Bay expedition under the command of Lieut. A.R. Gordon, R.N."
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