Portage on Kazan River, above Yath-Kyed Lake, 958
Tyrrell, Joseph Burr, 1858-1957
1 photograph : b&w ; 12 x 17 cm
28 August 1894
Item is a photograph of an Inuit man carrying his kayak across a portage on the Kazan River, Nunavut, south of Yath-Kyed Lake. 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 'August 28'
"Ms. Coll 26, box P145"
"'958, 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)