Austin Cary posing with equipment, Labrador, 1891

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Austin Cary posing with equipment, Labrador, 1891

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Description

Austin Cary, Bowdoin class of 1887, from Machias, poses with a canoe paddle. Cary was a member of the Grand River Party, and was one of two men to reach the Grand Falls deep in interior of Labrador.

The Grand River Party was an off-shoot of the Bowdoin College Scientific Expedition to Labrador, which explored the coast of Labrador in the summer of 1891.

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About This Item

  • Title: Austin Cary posing with equipment, Labrador, 1891
  • Creation Date: 1891
  • Subject Date: 1891
  • State: Labrador
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Local Code: 1996.11.25
  • Collection: Farnsworth Art Museum - Rockland Camera Club Collection
  • Object Type: Image

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Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum and Arctic Studies Center
Bowdoin College, 9500 College Station, Brunswick, ME 04011-8495
(207) 725-3416
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