Eskimo topicks, Prince of Wales Sound
Bell, Robert, 1841-1917
1 photograph : b&w ; 12 x 20 cm
Item is a photograph of a group of Inuit people standing between two topicks (teepees) at Prince of Wales Sound on the south shore of Hudson's Strait, near the expedition post at Stupart's Bay. The photograph was taken on the Hudson Bay Expedition of 1884 under the command of Lieut. A.R. Gordon.
Title taken from caption in photo album.
Forms part of the file 'Hudson Bay Expedition photo album'
"Ms. Coll. 310, box 15, folder 1"
"Gordon's report on the 1884 expedition was published as: Report of the Hudson's Bay expedition under the command of Lieut. A.R. Gordon, R.N., 1884"
Stupart Bay (Nunavut)
Prince of Wales, Cape (Nunavut)
Inuit--Hudson Bay Region--DwellingsTipis--Hudson Bay Region