Steamer Argo with expedition in tow, Charlton Harbor
Tyrrell, J. W. (James Williams), 1863-1945
1 photograph : b&w ; 12 x 17 cm
Item is a photograph of the steamer 'Argo' towing the three expedition canoes from Charlton Harbor at the east end of Great Slave Lake to Fort Resolution, on the return leg of the expedition. The photograph was taken on James W. Tyrrell's Great Slave Lake and Hudson Bay Expedition of 1900.
Title taken from caption in photo album.
Forms part of the file 'Great Slave Lake and Hudson Bay Expedition photo album'.
"Ms. Coll. 310, box 16, album 1"
'J.W.T. / 150'
Tyrrell's official account of the expedition was published as Report on an exploratory survey between Great Slave Lake and Hudson Bay.
Canoes and canoeing