Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1988-250-9 | Licence: Copyright Expired
Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1988-250-9 | Licence: Copyright Expired

The Eskimos of Labrador force their way onto the ships, July 23, 1821.

1821

Peter Rindisbacher

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Title

The Eskimos of Labrador force their way onto the ships, July 23, 1821.

Date

1821

Description

Scope and content: Three large sailing ships shown from the Starboard side are shown in the middle ground. Eskimos in canoes line the sides of the ships at the centre and at the right. Shots can be seen being fired from the ships.
Signature and inscriptions: Inscription - in pen and brown ink, faded, now illegible - Die Esquimaux auf Labrador drangen [sic] sich auf die Schiffe den 23. July 1821.
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Location

Labrador, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

Country

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Copyright

Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1988-250-9

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