Accession G-1979-001 - Canada. Department of the Interior

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Canada. Department of the Interior

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  • 1920-1937 (Creation)

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a photo album containing 369 black and white photographic prints

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The images cover locations in the western arctic and northern Alberta including: Fort Good Hope, Fort McPherson, Fort Smith, Hay River, Yellowknife and King William Land. The photographs are predominantly from the 1920s and illustrate a variety of subjects including: both Anglican and Catholic missions and missionaries, transportation along the Mackenzie River and payment of treaty. Included among the photographers are O.S. Finnie, J.A. Moran, J.F. McDougal, and L.T. Burwash.

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      Copyright held by the Government of Canada.

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