Black spruce on Esker in Kasba Lake
Tyrrell, Joseph Burr, 1858-1957
1 photograph : b&w ; 12 x 16 cm
8 August 1894
Item is a photograph of Robert Munro Ferguson sitting in a small clump of black spruce on a geological formation known as an esker in Kasba Lake, Nunavut. The photograph was taken by J.B. Tyrrell on the 1894 expedition to the barren lands.
Title taken from caption in album.
"Item contained in album entitled 'Photographs, 1894' which forms part of the sub-sub-series entitled 'Albums relating to Geological Survey expeditions'."
Date assigned by Tyrrell in album 'Aug 8'
"Ms. Coll 26, box P145"
"'930, J.B. Tyrrell, Aug'"
"The official report of the expedition was published as : Report on the Doobaunt, Kazan and Ferguson Rivers"
Ferguson, Robert Munro
Kasba Lake (Nunavut)