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Young man wearing sealskin clothes, Rockland, 1891

Contributed by Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum and Arctic Studies Center

Young man wearing sealskin clothes, Rockland, 1891

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This cabinet card of an unidentified young man was produced by the Singhi Studio of Rockland.

Several members of the Bowdoin College Scientific Expedition to Labrador were natives of Rockland, including Jonathan Prince Cilley, who authored "Bowdoin Boys in Labrador," an account of the expedition.

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  • Title: Young man wearing sealskin clothes, Rockland, 1891
  • Creator: John F. Singhi Studio
  • Creation Date: 1891
  • Subject Date: 1891
  • Town: Rockland
  • County: Knox
  • State: ME
  • Media: paper; photograph
  • Dimensions (cm): 16.5 x 10.5
  • Local Code: 1988.17.14
  • 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
(207) 725-3416
http://academic.bowdoin.edu/arcticmuseum/

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