Party of Eskimos with expedition members
Bell, Robert, 1841-1917
1 photograph : b&w ; 12 x 21 cm
Item is a photograph of four expedition members posing with rifles and ten Inuit men and children seated in front of a canvas tent. In the foreground of the photograph, polar bear pelts are laid out on the ground for display. The photograph was taken on the Hudson Bay Expedition of 1885 under the command of Lieut. A.R. Gordon.
Title taken from inscription on verso of mount.
Forms part of the file 'Hudson Bay Expedition photo album'
"Ms. Coll. 310, box 15, folder 1 "
''85. R. Bell. M.D./G.S.C.'
"Gordon's report on the 1885 expedition was published as: Report of the second Hudson's Bay expedition under the command of Lieut. A.R. Gordon, R.N."
Inuit--Hudson Bay RegionPolar bear