Peary family members in Greenland, 1902

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Peary family members in Greenland, 1902

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Description

Admiral Peary's daughter Marie Peary (right) with Ahlikahsingwah, an Inuit woman who bore two of Peary's children, including Anaukaq (center). Polar explorer Robert E. Peary graduated from Portland High School and Bowdoin College and his home on Eagle Island in Casco Bay is now a State Historic Site.

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About This Item

  • Title: Peary family members in Greenland, 1902
  • Creation Date: 1902
  • Subject Date: 1902
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Local Code: 26180
  • Collection: Eagle Island
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Bureau of Parks and Lands
22 State House Station, 18 Elkins Lane, Augusta, ME 04333-0022
(207) 287-3200
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