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Photograph (black and white); view of two whaler ships beside the ice.
Gelatin silver print
- 1901-1913 (Original)
- Height: 12.7 centimetres
- Width: 17.7 centimetres
Inscription Positionback of image
Mando(?) Nora Zenbla(?)
see Ross p217
Inscription Commenthandwritten in ink & pencil
This image is a photographic copy print made from a glass transparency and labelled as "[two whalers]" in the PicDoc.
Production Place: Arctic region either in Canada or Greenland.
Inscription: the reference to a book by "Ross" is unidentitified.Photographer: It is unclear whether or not Rev Edgar W T Greenshield is the photographer of these images.Production date: the dates 1901 through 1913 are given, becaue this is the time that Rev. Greenshield worked as a missionary in the Arctic.
Production place: Greenshield was based on Blacklead Island, Blacklead Island is a Baffin Island of the Canadian Arctic Archipelago in Nunavut's Qikiqtaaluk Region.
Original negative: spotting marks.
Miss H South gave the British Museum permission to make photographic copy prints from a collection of 133 glass transparencies and 80 film negatives originally in possession of Rev Edgar W T Greenshield.
Africa, Oceania & the Americas
- 101 (Series number)
- MM034268/122 (Old BM number)
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Object reference number: EPF114855
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