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Departure Bay. East side of Vancouver Island B.C. A coal depot; extensive mines 5 or 6 miles inland.
Fort Wrangell. A settlement in South Eastern Alaska. Indian village on the right.
Sitka. Capital of Alaska. Indian village on the left.
Harbor of Sitka. Alaska.
Town and harbor of Ounalaska [Unalaska]. Ounalaska [Unalaska] Island, Behring [Bering] sea.
Town of Ounalaska [Unalaska]. Behring [Bering] Sea. Headquarters and stove houses of Alaska Commercial Co.
Mountain Scene and waterfall. Island of Ounalaska [Unalaska]
Town on St. Paul's Island. Behring [Bering] sea.
Interior of Greek Church. St. Paul's Island.
Fur seals on the beach. St. Paul's Island.
Group of fur seals. St. Paul's Island.
Killing fur seals. The animals are killed by a blow on the head with a large club. Party on the right are the killers; on the left are the skinners who strip the fur coats off of the dead bodies with sharp knives.
Indian town, St. Michaels [Michael], Alaska.
Alaska Commercial Co's trading post. St. Michaels [Michael], Alaska.
Natives and traders. St. Michaels [Michael], Alaska.
Esquimo [Eskimo] natives of St. Michaels [Michael]. Skin canoe or "bidarka". Esquimo [Eskimo] dogs. (Mastodon tusk on the left).
"Western Fur Co.'s" trading post. St. Michaels [Michael].
Village on Kings' Island, Behring (Bering) Sea. Island very steep, rocky, and barren; rises about 1000 feet in height and is about 1 mile across. Houses in view are of walrus hide, outer end supported by poles of drift wood. Some live in caves. Natives very healthy, strong, and active.
Village at Plover [Providence] Bay, Siberia. Houses of walrus hide supported by drift wood poles lashed together.
Groups of natives at Plover [Providence] Bay, Siberia. Central figure is "Cornelius", a native who has been abroad and received some education on Long Island. Speaks English well.
"Polunna" [Alaska native youth]. Plover [Providence] Bay, Siberia.
Village at Indian Point. Siberia.
Groupe [Group] of natives at Indian Point, Siberia.
Summer encampment of Esquimo [Eskimo] at Hotham Inlet Arctic Ocean.
Summer encampment, Hotham Inlet. Arctic Ocean. Frames erected for drying and preserving fish. Drying walrus hides. Seal skin bags for holding oil.
Esquimo [Eskimo] tea party. Spafarief Bay. Kotzbue [Kotzebue] Sound. Arctic Ocean.
Esquimo [Eskimo] grave.
"Itit-karook". Showing peculiar lip ornaments worn by men, only, on the American shores of the Arctic & Behring [Bering] Sea.
Spafarief Bay. Kotzbue [Kotzebue] Sound. Arctic Ocean. Skin houses, canoes, oil bags &c
Original posts, Chamisso Island. Arctic Ocean. Erected in 1826 by H.M.S. "Blossom" in search of Sir John Franklin.
Groupe [Group] of natives from Point Hope, Arctic Ocean.
Cape Thompson, Arctic Ocean.
American whaler in the Arctic. Bark "Abram Barker" of New Bedford.
Sunset in the Arctic Ocean. July 27th 1883. 10:30 p.m.
Coal Mine Bluff, Arctic Ocean. About 200 miles north of the Arctic Circle.
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