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Guide to the Harry Whitney "Hunting with the Eskiimos" Album, 1909 1909

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Descriptive Summary

Title:

Whitney, Harry. Hunting with the Eskimos Album

Dates:

1909

Manuscript Number:

Crerar Ms 304

Size:

1 volume

Repository:

Special Collections Research Center
University of Chicago Library
1100 East 57th Street
Chicago, Illinois 60637 U.S.A.

Abstract:

This is an album of photographs taken for Whitney's book by the same title that was published in 1910 by the Century Co. in New York.

Information on Use

Access

The colletion is open for research.

Citation

When quoting material from this collection, the preferred citation is: Whitney, Harry, Hunting with the Eskimos Album, Ship Construction Slides, Crerar Ms 304, Special Collections Research Center, University of Chicago Library

Scope Note

This is an album of photographs taken for Whitney's book by the same title that was published in 1910 by the Century Co. in New York. The photographs were taken by the sportsman who spent a year hunting with a tribe of Eskimos. Photographs depict Whitney and the Eskimos on big game hunts and their daily struggles for survival in the rugged Arctic terrains.

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Subject Headings

INVENTORY

Volume 1

Crerar Ms 304