Eskimos in kyacks on the Kazan River
Tyrrell, Joseph Burr, 1858-1957
1 photograph : b&w ; 12 x 17 cm
25 August 1894
Item is a photograph of five Ahiarmiut men paddling kayaks on the Kazan River, 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 25'
"Ms. Coll 26, box P145"
"'957, J.B. Tyrrell, Aug 24'"
"The official report of the expedition was published as : Report on the Doobaunt, Kazan and Ferguson Rivers"
Kazan River (Nunavut)
Kayaks and kayakingAhiarmiutAhearmiut