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50. Eskimo making a deerskin tent. Bernard Harbour. Victoria Museum.
  • Canada Department of the Interior, Natural Resources Intelligence Branch
  • 50. Eskimo making a deerskin tent. Bernard Harbour. Victoria Museum., 1873–1936
  • Where object was made: Bernard Harbor, District of Alaska or Alaska Territory (present-day Alaska), United States
  • glass lantern slide, hand coloring
  • Object Height/Width: 8.3 x 10.1 cm
    Object Height/Width: 3 1/4 x 4 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7897
Description

Glass lantern slide showing a shoreline in the foreground and water in the background. Seated on the shore is a single person who is holding an animal skin in his or her lap. On the facing right side is a sled turned on its side, with more animal hides on it.