Eskimo in his kyack
Tyrrell, Joseph Burr, 1858-1957
1 photograph : b&w ; 10 x 11 cm
2 September 1893
Item is a photograph of an Inuit man sitting in a kayak just offshore on the Thelon River, Nunavut. The photograph was taken by J.B. Tyrrell on the 1893 expedition to the barren lands.
Title taken from caption in album.
Item contained in album entitled 'Photographs of country between Athabasca River and Hudson's Bay' which forms part of the sub-sub-series entitled 'Albums relating to Geological Survey expeditions'.
"Number and date assigned by Tyrrell in album '222, Sept 2'"
"Ms. Coll 26, box P144, folder 7"
"The official report of the expedition was published as : Report on the Doobaunt, Kazan and Ferguson Rivers"
Thelon River (N.W.T. and Nunavut)
Kayaks and kayakingInuit--Boats