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Ernest Young leaning on rifle, Labrador, 1819

Contributed by Farnsworth Art Museum through Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum and Arctic Studies Center

Ernest Young leaning on rifle, Labrador, 1819

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Ernest Young, Bowdoin class of 1892, from Brunswick, was a member of the Grand River Party which sought to discover the Grand Falls, a large waterfall deep in the interior of Labrador.

The Grand River Party was composed of four members of the larger Bowdoin College Scientific Expedition to Labrador, which explored the coast line of Labrador in the summer of 1891.

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  • Title: Ernest Young leaning on rifle, Labrador, 1819
  • Creation Date: 1891
  • Subject Date: 1891
  • State: Labrador
  • Media: Photograph
  • Local Code: 1996.11.26
  • Collection: Farnsworth Art Museum - Rockland Camera Club Collection
  • 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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