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Catalog Data

Culture/People:
Copper Inuit (Copper Eskimo)  Search this
Possible collector:
Campbell Young, Non-Indian, 1860-1951  Search this
Previous owner:
Campbell Young, Non-Indian, 1860-1951  Search this
Seller:
Campbell Young, Non-Indian, 1860-1951  Search this
MAI agent:
Donald A. Cadzow, Non-Indian, 1894-1960  Search this
Object Name:
Tinder in bag/container
Media/Materials:
Whale hide/skin, moss
Techniques:
Sewn
Object Type:
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place:
Dolphin and Union Straits; Kitkmeot Region (Qitirmiut); Nunavut; Canada
Collection History:
Possibly collected by Campbell Young (1860-1951, a former Royal Canadian Mounted Police constable who worked as a trapper and trader for the Northern Trading Company); purchased by Donald A. Cadzow (1894-1960, MAI staff member) from Campbell Young in 1917 during MAI-sponsored fieldwork.
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Catalog Number:
6/3078
Barcode:
063078.000
See related items:
Copper Inuit (Copper Eskimo)
Tools and Equipment (General)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_68187