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Daily journal for 1921, diary of Mrs. Frances Gladys O'Kelly
Owlets (youngest is 1 day old, oldest is 9 days old)
The mountain is called "The Queen" - B.Bonnlander and ration box - Stores were carried the length of the lake to Base camp at its northern end - Summit Lake - Baffin Island - Qikitualuk Region - Nunavut
Flight around the Icecap - G1.29 (Turner) Centre site of Base Camp - Backgroud is Mountain Battle - Baffin Island - Qikitualuk Region - Nunavut
Looking South - Buildings in Center foreground H.B.C. Post - Buildings on Left point RCMP - Buildings on Right point background, Canalaska Post - Immedially behind Canalaska on next point is new H.B.C. Ship on Left of Inlet opposit-Canalaska is Amnudsen's ship "Maud" - Cambridge Bay, Nunavut
AINA-53-7 / 91(08): (*440) [1946-Exercise Muskox]
Exercise Muskox moves north for ice-locked Arctic wilderness
Practicing out-door sleeping
AINA-53-5 / 91(08): (*440) [1946-Exercise Muskox] 12
Paleo-Aleut pieces Figure is Kagafagax (image of God)
Neo-Aleut harpoon and spear heads Top:: bone foreshaft and ivory point of modern sea-otter harpoon(received from living people); Middle: fish spear excavated complete with stone point(identical with Ipiutak); Bottom: multibarbed foreshaft for war spear with spoon-depression in tip for stone point inasert.Figure is Kagafagaxz -(image of God).
Ejaa Thara, Inuk woman and Child "She is very light skinned and looks oriental" (Henry Larsen) - Lord Mayor Bay ( Thom Bay), Nunavut
View of Beechey Island from the Anchorage. Northumberlsland House is close to the point
It was an RCAF photo survey crew, flying in the canadian -built photo-graphic Lancaster pictured above, that added more than 5000 square miles to the map of Canada this summer by discovery of two previously uncharted islands in Foxe Basin, north of Hudson Bay on the west coast of Baffin Island. Larger of the two islands is between two and three times the size of Prince Edward Island. The Lancaster, with a companion plane, both from 413 Squadron, Rockcliffe, photographed all the Baffin Island
F/L W.M. Middleton, Chatham, Ont., officer Commanding 6 Datachment of the RCAF's 413 aerial Photo squadron is shown making a final check of his mitchell aircraft before taken off from Rockcliffe Aerodrome Thursday (May 13) for Goose Bay on the first leg of their photographic operations. The detachment, which carries personnel and equipment enough to make it self-sustaining, expects to cover over 148,000 square miles of Canada's north-eastern frontiers with tri-camera photography and 20,000 square miles with vertical photography from bases at Goose and Fort Chimo on Ungava Bay.
The RCAF's two photo squadrons, 413 and 414, carry out annual photographic operations covering the Dominion, and the pictures their far-ranging planes take are processed at Rockcliffe's No.1 Photo Establishment, in which ther scene above was taken. The above picture shows a mosaic, made up of hundreds of individual aerial photos laid together. When re-photographed a single picture covering a huge area results. AERIA1 photos taken by the RCAF are turned over to Mines and Resources, Army. and other government departments for mapping and other purposes. Note: this is an old picture, and unfortunately shows WD's no longer in the Air Force. - Possibly it could be cropped to excluse them.
This is a Canadian-built Lancaster has been converted to a photographic plane. It will leave Rockcliffe, 26th May for Photo survey work North of Quebec where experts of the RCAF will photograph 148,700 square miles of Canadian territory.
Airmen of hte RCAF's No.1 Photo Establishment at Rockcliffe, just outside Ottawa, are shown above processing aerial photos taken by the Air Force photographic aircraft which operate across the Dominion each year, covering the country by aerial photography. The Establishment is one of the most modern in existence.
Mr. & Mrs. William Allockeok of Shishmaref,, Alaska. He is one of the last of the Inuit who have known only hunting and fishing. Speaks English and tells of his hunting exploits in a deep, resonant and pleasing voice.
Inuit woman fishing through the ice of the Arctic Ocean at Kotzebue, Alaska, for tomeod. Kotzebue is 26 miles north of the Arctic Circle. Picture taken in April, 1952, when temperature was about ten below zero. Some of the fish she has caught are visible in shadow in front of her. - Arctic Ocean, Kotzebue Alaska
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