Wrecked on Stony Island, Great Slave Lake
Tyrrell, J. W. (James Williams), 1863-1945
1 photograph : b&w ; 12 x 17 cm
Item is a photograph of the steamer 'Argo' aground on the rocky shore of Stony Island near Fort Resolution on September 20th, 1900. In the photograph, the boat is in the water near shore, with the port side submerged. 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. / 156 / 1900'
Tyrrell's official account of the expedition was published as Report on an exploratory survey between Great Slave Lake and Hudson Bay.
Stony Island (N.W.T.)
Great Slave Lake (N.W.T.)