Birch canoe above rapid in Thlewiaza River
Tyrrell, Joseph Burr, 1858-1957
1 photograph : b&w ; 11 x 17 cm
31 July 1894
Item is a photograph of expedition members paddling a birch-bark canoe above a rapid on the Thlewiaza River, in the area south of Kasba Lake, Nunavut. 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 'July 31'
"Ms. Coll 26, box P145"
"'913, J.B. Tyrrell, July '"
"The official report of the expedition was published as : Report on the Doobaunt, Kazan and Ferguson Rivers"
Kasba Lake (Nunavut)
Canoes and canoeing