Waterfall on the Labrador coast
Bell, Robert, 1841-1917
1 photograph : b&w ; 20 x 12 cm
Item is a photograph of a waterfall, probably at Nachvak Fiord on the north-eastern coast of Labrador. In the photograph, several men are standing on the rocks near the falls, and a canoe is anchored in the bay at the bottom of the falls. The photograph was taken on the Hudson Bay Expedition of 1884 under the command of Lieut. A.R. Gordon.
Title based on contents of photograph.
"This is probably one of the waterfalls described by Bell as being near the observing station named Skynner's Cove [Schooner Cove], at Nachvak Fiord in Labrador."
Forms part of the file 'Hudson Bay Expedition photo album'
"Ms. Coll. 310, box 15, folder 1"
"Bell's report was included in Gordon's account of the 1884 expedition, which was published as: Report of the Hudson's Bay expedition under the command of Lieut. A.R. Gordon, R.N., 1884"
Nachvak Fiord (Nfld.)
Schooner Cove (Nfld.)