The Harbour. Nova Zembla, Jan Mayen, Erik, Esquimaux

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The Harbour. Nova Zembla, Jan Mayen, Erik, Esquimaux; 1876
Original photograph by T. F. Miller [1850-1927]
Photograph made of paper, mounted on card

Donated by Mr T. T. Miller, 1983
Museum number 1987-326-37

This sepia print has the name 'The Harbour' hand written beneath. It shows four whaling ships in a landlocked anchorage. There is a section of land, with patches of ice or snow, in the foreground, and low hills in the background. The ships have their sails furled and are riding light on the water.

The Harbour. Nova Zembla, Jan Mayen, Erik, Esquimaux
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