The Far North

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Database ID26193
InstitutionUniversity of Saskatchewan Libraries Special Collections
Fonds/CollectionShortt Library of Canadiana
File/Item ReferenceFC3205.3.M38-1902
Date of creation1902
Physical description/extent1 book; 27 pages
Number of images28
Scope and contentThis book contains photographs of people and places in the Canadian Far North, taken while Mathers was "on a trip from Edmonton to the mouth of the MacKenzie River". There are a number of images of "Esquimaux" wearing traditional clothing and stone lip ornaments, as well as of Native people carrying out tasks at various forts along the Athabasca and Slave Rivers.
Restrictions on accessThere are no restrictions on access.
ContributerMathers, C.W.
Copyright holderPublic domain
Copyright expiry datePublic domain
Other terms governing use and reproductionResponsibility regarding questions of copyright that may arise in the use of any images is assumed by the researcher.
Primary MediaTextual documents
Specific document typesBooks
Provenance Access PointUniversity of Saskatchewan Library. Shortt Library of Canadiana
Other notesPhotographic reproductions pasted on pages bound with string.
PlaceFort McPherson, Northwest Territories, Canada
Fort Good Hope, Northwest Territories, Canada
Treaty boundariesNo treaty
Cultural regionArctic
External representations
Fur Trade
Hudson's Bay Company
Hunting and Trapping
Shelter and temporary camps
Date Range(s)1900-1909
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