Contributed by Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum and Arctic Studies Center
This photograph is part of Ernest Young's series of cabinet cards meant to commemorate his experiences in Labrador.
Young, Bowdoin class of 1892, traveled to Labrador in the summer of 1891 as part of the Bowdion College Scientific Expedition to Labrador.
In this photograph he is posed with an unidentified classmate, possibly another member of the Bowdoin College Scientific Expedition to Labrador.
About This Item
- Title: Ernest B. Young and classmate in sealskin clothes, Brunswick, 1891
- Creator: A.O. Reed
- Creation Date: 1891
- Subject Date: 1891
- Town: Brunswick
- County: Cumberland
- State: ME
- Media: Paper, Photograph
- Dimensions: 16.5 cm x 10.5 cm
- Local Code: 1988.17.13
- Object Type: Image
Cross Reference Searches
Standardized Subject Headings
- Cold weather clothing
- Arctic regions--Discovery and exploration
- Bowdoin College Scientific Expedition to Labrador
- Scientific expeditions--Arctic regions
- Scientific expeditions--Arctic regions--Equipment and supplies
- Bowdoin College--People
- Seals (Animals)
- Fur garments
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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