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34 [or 22]. Eskimo Woman and Child. King Island, Alaska
  • Canada Department of the Interior, Natural Resources Intelligence Branch
  • 34 [or 22]. Eskimo Woman and Child. King Island, Alaska, 1873–1936
  • Yukon & Northern Canada
  • Where object was made: King Island, 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
  • 2007.7903
Description

Glass lantern slide showing a woman with long braids, wearing a brown and white fur parka, holding on her back an infant, who is also wearing a fur hood or is wrapped in the mother's hood.