Hans (Polaris ice-drift) and family
Albumen print by Thomas Mitchell and George White, titled "Hans (Polaris ice-drift) and family". Photograph shows Hans Henri, an Inuit dog-driver with his son and daughter sitting on deck of ship at Proven, Greenland, during the British Arctic Expedition of 1875-1876, led by Captain George Strong Nares. Page four of an album titled "Her Majesty's Ships the Alert & Discovery. 1875-1876. Vol. 1."
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- National Science and Media Museum, Bradford
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