Old Fort Reliance
Tyrrell, J. W. (James Williams), 1863-1945
1 photograph : b&w ; 12 x 17 cm
Item is a photograph of a person standing on the site of Fort Reliance. The remains of several buildings and stone chimneys can be seen. The photograph was taken on James W. Tyrrell's Great Slave Lake and Hudson Bay Expedition of 1900.
Title taken from caption in photo album.
Fort Reliance was built by George Back in 1833 and used as his winter quarters.
Forms part of the file 'Great Slave Lake and Hudson Bay Expedition photo album'.
"Ms. Coll. 310, box 16, album 1"
'J.W.T. / 71 / 1900'
Tyrrell's official account of the expedition was published as Report on an exploratory survey between Great Slave Lake and Hudson Bay.
Back, George, Sir, 1796-1878