Eskimo Cairn, at the East end Aberdeen Lake, 213
Title: Eskimo Cairn, at the East end Aberdeen Lake, 213
Joseph Burr Tyrrell
Canadian explorer, paleontologist, geologist and geographer
Date of birth/death
1 November 1858
26 August 1957
Location of birth/death
ISNI: 0000 0000 7357 5973
Open Library: OL165682A
Tyrrell, Joseph Burr, 1858-1957
Extent: 1 photograph : b&w ; 9 x 12 cm
Published: 28 August 1893
Scope and Content: Item is a photograph of an expedition member standing beside an Inuit cairn at the east end of Aberdeen Lake, Nunavut. The photograph was taken by J.B. Tyrrell on the 1893 expedition to the barren lands.
Source of Title: Title taken from caption in album.
Inscriptions: "'94, J.B.T. 93'"
Location: "Ms. Coll 26, box P144, folder 6"
"General Note: Item contained in album entitled 'Photographs of country between Athabasca River and Hudson's Bay' which forms part of the sub-sub-series entitled 'Albums relating to Geological Survey expeditions'.
General Note: "Number and date assigned by Tyrrell in album '213, Aug 28'"
Publication Details: "The official report of the expedition was published as : Report on the Doobaunt, Kazan and Ferguson Rivers"