[Taktu cleaning fat from seal skin with an ulu, Kinngait, Nunavut].

  • Record Information – Brief
    Hierarchical level:
    Item
    Reference:
    R12438-3637-7-E. Volume/box number: 9.
    Type of material:
    Photographs
    Found in:
    Archives / Collections and Fonds
    Item ID number:
    5080871
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    Context of this record:
  • Date(s):
    [between 1956-1960]
    Place:
    Cape Dorset (Kinngait), Nunavut:
    Place of creation:
    Nunavut
    Extent:
    1 photograph : b&w negative.
    Inventory no.: 32450
    Language of material:
    English
    Scope and content:
    Photograph depicting Taktu cleaning fat from seal skin with an ulu. Taktu is Inuk. The photograph was taken in Cape Dorset (Kinngait), an Inuit community. An ulu (also spelled uluk; plural: uluit) is a round, all-purpose knife traditionally used by Inuit women.
    Additional name(s):
    Finding aid no.:
    FA-457
    Additional information:
    General Note:
    The location of the photograph, names, and scope and content are based on information provided by Project Naming. The goal of this project is to identify and record the names of people, places, activities and events in photographs held at Library and Archives Canada.
    Source of title:
    Title supplied by the archivist.
    Series added entry:
    Unknown Arctic
    Subject heading:
    Source:
    Private
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    Terms of use:
    Credit: Rosemary Gilliat Eaton / Rosemary Gilliat Eaton fonds / Library and Archives Canada / e010836269 ; Copyright: Copyright has been assigned to Library and Archives Canada by the copyright holder, the Estate of Rosemary Gilliat Eaton ; Restrictions on use: Nil.

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