Indian camp in front of Cumberland House
Tyrrell, Joseph Burr, 1858-1957
1 photograph : b&w ; 11 x 17 cm
3 July 1894
Item is a photograph of a camp consisting of tipis, two York boats and people, situated on the rocky lakeshore in front of Cumberland House, Saskatchewan. The photograph was taken by J.B. Tyrrell on the 1894 expedition to the barren lands.
Title taken from caption in album.
"Item contained in album entitled 'Photographs, 1894' which forms part of the sub-sub-series entitled 'Albums relating to Geological Survey expeditions'."
Date assigned by Tyrrell in album '3 July'
"Ms. Coll 26, box P145"
"'874, J.B. Tyrrell, Aug. 15'"
"The official report of the expedition was published as : Report on the Doobaunt, Kazan and Ferguson Rivers"
Cumberland House (Sask.)
TipisYork BoatsTrading posts--Saskatchewan