Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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12. Eskimo Girl and Child....Arctic
Description

The glass lantern slide is an image of a woman, identified as Native Arctic, standing in front of a white canvas tent and carrying a small child on her back, using a red plaid shawl. The woman wears a green head scarf and an ankle length white cotton dress. On the facing left side is another white tent and two other people, one a child, wearing brown parkas.