Lantern slide of dead polar bear being hoisted on board ship

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Lantern slide of dead polar bear being hoisted on board ship
Lantern slide of glass with metal rim

Donated by Mr Albert A. Fuller, 1996
Museum number 1997-27-52

This lantern slide shows a dead polar bear being lowered onto the deck of a whaling ship. The bear has a chain around its neck and its mouth is open. Its' paws are hanging in front of it, with a whaling crewman holding its left forearm.

Lantern slide of dead polar bear being hoisted on board ship
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