Banded gneiss at head of Chesterfield Inlet
Tyrrell, Joseph Burr, 1858-1957
1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 12 cm
7 September 1893
Item is a photograph of metamorphic rock known as banded gneiss, near the head of Chesterfield Inlet, 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 '234, Sept 7'"
"Ms. Coll 26, box P144, folder 9"
"The official report of the expedition was published as : Report on the Doobaunt, Kazan and Ferguson Rivers"
Chesterfield Inlet (Nunavut)