Eskimo Cairn, at the East end Aberdeen Lake, 213
Tyrrell, Joseph Burr, 1858-1957
1 photograph : b&w ; 9 x 12 cm
28 August 1893
Item is a photograph of an expedition member standing beside an Inuit cairn at the east end of Aberdeen Lake, Nunavut. The photograph was taken by J.B. Tyrrell on the 1893 expedition to the barren lands.
Title taken from caption in album.
Item contained in album entitled 'Photographs of country between Athabasca River and Hudson's Bay' which forms part of the sub-sub-series entitled 'Albums relating to Geological Survey expeditions'.
"Number and date assigned by Tyrrell in album '213, Aug 28'"
"Ms. Coll 26, box P144, folder 6"
"'94, J.B.T. 93'"
"The official report of the expedition was published as : Report on the Doobaunt, Kazan and Ferguson Rivers"
Aberdeen Lake (Nunavut)