Pike Portage Landing, Great Slave Lake, May 8th (2)
Tyrrell, J. W. (James Williams), 1863-1945
1 photograph : b&w ; 12 x 17 cm
8 May 1900
Item is a photograph of the landing on Great Slave Lake at the start Pike's portage route. In the photograph, three canoes are pulled up onto the shore. 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.
The expedition made use of the 24 mile portage route between Great Slave Lake and Artillery Lake first described by Warburton Pike.
Forms part of the file 'Great Slave Lake and Hudson Bay Expedition photo album'.
"Ms. Coll. 310, box 16, album 1"
'J.W.T. / 73 / 1900'
Tyrrell's official account of the expedition was published as Report on an exploratory survey between Great Slave Lake and Hudson Bay.
Pike, Warburton, 1861-1915