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The Hudson's Bay Company Ships Prince of Wales and Eddystone Bartering with the Eskimos off the Upper Savage Islands, Hudson Strait,. 

Date(s)

1819

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

1 watercolour / aquarelle : watercolour
Image: 38.700 x 25.700

Scope and content

audubon print double 1271 changes for 2868

Graphic (art)
90: Open
Physical access through an art archivist
. No restriction on use for reproduction or publication
Graphic (art)
Copy negative C-040364
90: Open
Graphic (art)
90: Open
Box
A099-01 Item no. assigned by LAC 1271
90: Open
Other accession no.
1970-188 PIC
01271

Terms of use

Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1970-188-1271 W.H. Coverdale Collection of Canadiana
Copyright: Expired.

Additional name(s)

Additional information

Availability of other formats note
Colour transparency available

Exhibitions note
Exhibition title: Mirror of Canada Past. Curators: Staff of the National Archives, National Archives of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; 1972.06.01 - 1972.09.25, cat. no.: no. 4-2.
Exhibition title: The Light that Fills the World. Curators: Bill Bwing and Rene Picard, Canadian Embassy, Washington D.C.; 1989.09.18 - 1989.12.31.
Exhibition title: Treasured Memories 6. Curators: Crawley, Michal, National Archives of Canada, Ottawa, ON. 2002.02.18 - 2002.11.17.

Signatures and inscriptions
Inscribed. Signed. Dated.
Inscription: in pen and ink, verso top: The Hudsons Bay companys ships Prince of Wales, and Eddystone bartering with the Esquimeaux/off the Upper Savage Islands, Hudsons straits. The large boat in the fore ground is filled with the Women/and an Old Man steering. The canoe in the fore ground is laden with blubber & bladders of oil. The/naked Esquimeaux, has sold all his cloaths. Robert Hood. Aug. 13[^th.] 1819.

Subject heading

1. Northwest Territories.
2. GEOG - N.W.T., UPPER SAVAGE ISLANDS.
3. SUBJ - DISCOVERY & EXPLORATIONS - 1819-1822 - FRANKLIN.
4. SUBJ - NATIVES, INUIT - EQUIPMENT, KAYAKS, UMIAKS.
5. SUBJ - SHIPS, PRINCE OF WALES, EDDYSTONE.

Private

Other system control no.

2836426