Contributed by Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum and Arctic Studies Center
Some members of the Bowdoin College Scientific Expedition to Labrador found ways to commemorate their time exploring the far North.
Ernest B. Young, Bowdoin class of 1892, from Brunswick, poses for a cabinet card at the A.O. Reed Studio in his home town. Young is wearing a full set of sealskin clothing, and holding two harpoons. This equipment was a souvenir from his time in Labrador.
About This Item
- Title: Ernest B. Young in sealskin clothing, Brunswick, 1891
- Creator: A.O. Reed
- Creation Date: 1891
- Subject Date: 1891
- Town: Brunswick
- County: Cumberland
- State: ME
- Media: Paper, photograph
- Local Code: 1988.17.10
- Collection: Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum core collection
- Object Type: Image
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Standardized Subject Headings
- Bowdoin College--People
- Scientific expeditions--Arctic regions--Equipment and supplies
- Scientific expeditions--Arctic regions
- Arctic regions--Discovery and exploration
- Bowdoin College Scientific Expedition to Labrador
- Cold weather clothing
- Fur garments
- Seals (Animals)
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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