Eskimo men and boys, western Alaska, ca. 1886
- Hartmann and Weinland
Images documenting a trip undertaken in 1884 by the Reverends J. Adolphus Hartmann and William H. Weinland and commissioned by the Moravian Church in America to determine a location for a mission in Western Alaska. The mission site they chose, called Bethel, was on the Kuskokwim River.Caption on mount: 14. Group of Esquimaux Men and Boys. Views in Alaska. Photographed by Hartmann and Weinland.PH Coll 319.3.
Scanned from a photographic print using a Microtek Scanmaker 9600XL at 100 dpi in JPEG format at compression rate 3 and resized to 768x600 ppi. 2005