George Comer collection [graphic material]
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15 photographs : b&w negatives ; 10 x 13 cm.
3 photographs : b&w prints ; 20.3 x 25.4 cm.
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The collection consists of copies of photographs documenting the activities of Captain George Comer and others on board the whaling schooner "Era", and Inuit he met while sailing in and around Hudson Bay.
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- Custodial history:
- Copies (direct duplicate negatives and prints) received from The Whaling Museum, New Bedford, Mass. USA, and from The Mystic Seasport Inc., Mystic Conn. USA, from their collections of George Comer original photographs.
- Location of originals note:
- Original glass negatives from accession no. 1977-077 are held by the Mystic Seaport Museum, Connecticut, U.S.A., Original b&w prints from accession no. 1976-252 are held by The Whaling Museum, New Bedford, Mass., U.S.A.
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Credit: George Comer / George Comer collection / Library and Archives Canada / ecopy number.
Restrictions on use: No reproductions allowed without the authorization of Mystic Seaport, Inc., Mystic, Conn. USA, or The Whaling Museum, New Bedford, Mass., USA
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