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Date(s)

1875

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

1 album (12 photographs). b&w.

Scope and content

Album contains views of Greenland, Baffin Island, Lancaster Sound, Barrow and Peel Straits, taken during the Cruise of Captain Allen Young's steam yacht 'Pandora', 1875. Photos are also in Allen Young's book 'Cruise of the Pandora' (London, 1876). Views are titled as follows: The 'Pandora' in Peel Straits, Sept. 1, 1875. Stopped by ice barriers; The 'Fox' at Ivitot; Beach at Godhavn. Eskimo igloo; Rocks at Godhavn; The Church at Godhavn; Quarter-deck of 'Pandora' - A Morning's Bag; Cape Riley, where the first Relics of Franklin's Expedition were found; The 'Mary' at Beechey Island; The graves of Franklin's Expedition, Beechey Island; Franklin and Bellot Monument and Post Office, Beechey Island; Northumberland House, Beechey Island; My last look at the Northwest Passage, Sept. 2nd.

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Copyright: Expired.

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1984-109 NPC