Exploring an Inuit grave on Eskimo Island, Labrador, 1891
Contributed by Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum and Arctic Studies Center
In this photograph Charles Rich, Bowdoin class of 1892, and Charles Lincoln, Bowdoin class of 1891, assist Professor Leslie Lee in exploring an Inuit burial site.
Eskimo Island was one of several stops made by the Bowdoin College Scientific Expedition to Labrador along the North Atlantic Coast.
- Title: Exploring an Inuit grave on Eskimo Island, Labrador, 1891
- Creator: Bowdoin College Scientific Expedition to Labrador
- Creation Date: 1891
- Subject Date: 1891
- Town: Eskimo Island
- State: Labrador
- Media: paper; photograph
- Dimensions (cm): 10.5 x 13.5
- Local Code: 1988.17.7
- Object Type: Image
For more information about this item, contact:
Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum and Arctic Studies Center
Bowdoin College, 9500 College Station, Brunswick, ME 04011-8495
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LC Subject Headings
Bowdoin College Scientific Expedition to Labrador
Scientific expeditions--Arctic regions
Arctic regions--Discovery and exploration
Julia A. Decker (Ship)
Inuit--Canada--Social life and customs
Sepulchral monuments--Canada--Labrador--Eskimo Island
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