Eskimo camp on barren lands, with reindeer that had been speared lying about, 947
Tyrrell, Joseph Burr, 1858-1957
1 photograph : b&w ; 12 x 17 cm
18 August 1894
Item is a photograph of a group of Inuit and expedition members standing in front of tipis, next to the bodies of speared caribou on the barren lands. 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 'Aug 18'
"Ms. Coll 26, box P145"
"'947, J.B. Tyrrell, Aug'"
"The official report of the expedition was published as : Report on the Doobaunt, Kazan and Ferguson Rivers"