Whaleboats towing harpooned bowhead whale, western Hudson Bay, 1897-1912

lantern slide

PHOTOGRAPHS - LANTERN SLIDES
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Lockwood, Ferris C.; Comer, George (Captain)
Canada, Hudson Bay
1897-1912
glass
3-1/4 x 4 in.

Lantern slide prepared by F.C. Lockwood of Brooklyn, NY, from an original photograph. Used by Capt. George Comer to illustrate lectures about his Arctic and seafaring experiences. View of two whaleboats under sail towing harpooned bowhead whale. Boats include Inuit crew members. Photo taken in western Hudson Bay, ca. 1897-1912.


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1966.339.34

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