Inuit on deck of a whaling ship

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Inuit on deck of a whaling ship
Negative made of glass

Donated by Mr Robert Ferguson, 1975
Museum number 1975-2-5-42

This photograph was taken on the deck of a whaling ship. It shows an Inuit standing on deck. When the Dundee whalers operated in Eastern Canada and Western Greenland it was quite common for the Inuit to come on board. The two people co-operated very well together.

Inuit on deck of a whaling ship
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