Lantern slide of gravestones of two whaling men in the Arctic

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Lantern slide of gravestones of two whaling men in the Arctic
Lantern slide made of glass with metal frame

Donated by Mr Robert Ferguson in 1975
Museum number 1975-2-4-69

This lantern slide shows two grave memorials in Cumberland Gulf in the Arctic. The nearest is in the shape of a cross and is inscribed to the memory of Alex Reid who died at Lake Harbour, perhaps in 1904. The further away is a simple stone for James Knight who died in 1902.

Lantern slide of gravestones of two whaling men in the Arctic
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