• Creator
  • Devereux, W.B.
  • Created Date
  • 1899
  • Description
  • From album entitled: A Souvenir of the Harriman Alaska Expedition, May - August, 1899. Volume II, Cook Inlet to Bering Strait and the Return Voyage, leaf 157, left.Umiaks were boats made of walrus skins stretched over wooden frames.Caption on image: Eskimos in Umiaks, Plover Bay, SiberiaPhotograph taken by W.B. Devereux, mining engineer, member of the 1899 Harriman Expedition.
  • Format
  • Photograph
    Scanned from a photographic print using a Microtek Scanmaker 9600XL at 72 dpi in JPEG format at compression rate 3. 11/1998