White spruce timber, Burr Lake, Pike Portage
Tyrrell, J. W. (James Williams), 1863-1945
1 photograph : b&w ; 12 x 17 cm
Item is a photograph of an expedition member taking observations on the white spruce timber in the Burr Lake area. 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.
James mentions taking the photograph in his report and notes that this timber was the last of any consequence to be seen before entering the barren lands.
Forms part of the file 'Great Slave Lake and Hudson Bay Expedition photo album'.
"Ms. Coll. 310, box 16, album 1"
'J.W.T. / 88 / 1900'
Tyrrell's official account of the expedition was published as Report on an exploratory survey between Great Slave Lake and Hudson Bay.
Burr Lake (N.W.T.)