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Geraldine Moodie album

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    Am,A42.20

  • Title (object)

    • Geraldine Moodie album
  • Description

    Photograph (black and white); from an album; studio portrait; Ook-took, a Kenepetoo Inuit woman standing; wearing her attigi or beaded parka with her hair in two long decorated braids.
    Gelatin silver print

  • Producer name

  • Ethnic name

  • Date

    • 1903-1905
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 25.5 centimetres
    • Width: 20.2 centimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Content

        Fullerton, Hudson Bay 1903. Album 18, copy deposit 16595, entered according to act 9c of the Parliament of Canada, in the year 1905 by Geraldine Moodie at the Department of Agriculture.
      • Inscription Comment

        on the inside of album cover
      • Inscription Type

        annotation
      • Inscription Content

        G. Moodie, A Kenepetoo
      • Inscription Comment

        written on photograph
      • Inscription Type

        annotation
      • Inscription Content

        Eskimo, Ook-took, Kenepetoo
      • Inscription Comment

        written on album page, bottom of photograph
  • Curator's comments

    Moodie's spelling of "Kinepetoo" varies throughout this album, it is sometimes written as "Kenepetoo".We have another original copy of this photograph, not oval but with much more details; reference Am,A43.4

  • Bibliography

    • King & Lidchi 1998 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Condition

    good

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Associated places

  • Acquisition notes

    Recorded in the album as Album 18, copy deposit 16595, entered according to act 9c of the Parliament of Canada, in the year 1905 by Geraldine Moodie at the Department of Agriculture.

  • Department

    Africa, Oceania & the Americas

  • Registration number

    Am,A42.20

  • Additional IDs

    • Am-A42-1-69
Photograph (black and white) from an album; studio portrait; Ook-took, a Kenepetoo Inuit woman standing; wearing her attigi or beaded parka with her hair in two long decorated braids.  Gelatin silver print

Photograph (black and white) from an album; studio portrait; Ook-took, a Kenepetoo Inuit woman standing; wearing her attigi or beaded parka with her hair in two long decorated braids. Gelatin silver print

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