Iglo on the beach near Churchill
Tyrrell, Joseph Burr, 1858-1957
1 photograph : b&w ; 12 x 17 cm
20 November 1894
Item is a photograph of an Inuit man standing beside an igloo built on the beach near Churchill. 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 'Nov. 20'
"Ms. Coll 26, box P145"
"'993, J.B. Tyrrell, Nov. 20'"
"The official report of the expedition was published as : Report on the Doobaunt, Kazan and Ferguson Rivers"