Cutting wood for Argo on Slave River, Oct. 2nd
Tyrrell, J. W. (James Williams), 1863-1945
1 photograph : b&w ; 12 x 17 cm
Item is a photograph of two expedition members cutting wood for the steamer 'Argo' at Point Brule on the Slave River. The expedition members are using a two-person handsaw to cut the wood. 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. / 164 / 1900'
Tyrrell's official account of the expedition was published as Report on an exploratory survey between Great Slave Lake and Hudson Bay.
Slave River (Alta. and N.W.T.)