Sandy banks of Athabasca River, below the mouth of the La Biche River
Tyrrell, Joseph Burr, 1858-1957
1 photograph : b&w ; 10 x 12 cm
3 June 1893
Item is a photograph of two expedition members unloading two canoes while a third expedition member sits on the sandy bank of the Athabasca River. The photograph was taken by J.B. Tyrrell on the 1893 expedition to the barren lands.
Title taken from caption in photo album.
Item contained in album entitled 'Photographs of country between Athabasca River and Hudson's Bay' which forms part of the sub-sub-series 'Albums relating to Geological Survey expeditions'.
"Number and date assigned by Tyrrell in album : '3, June 3'."
"Ms. Coll 26, box P143, folder 2"
'103. J.B.T. 93'
"The official report of the expedition was published as : Report on the Doobaunt, Kazan, and Ferguson Rivers"
Athabasca River (Alta.)