STK-ID 9683

[Remark: In 1935, a Canadian government patrol vessel, NB McLean carrying a hydrographic crew, travelled from southern Baffin (Pritzler Harbour) to Frobisher Bay, a distance of 700 miles.] MS of group of Inuit women (mother, daughter, grandmother), NB McLean anchored off shore in background. Inuit posing with Catholic mission priest, manager of Hudson's Bay Post and an official of Canadian government who presents Inuit women with box of bibles. CS of Royal Canadian Mounted Police officer chatting with white woman visiting post. CS of Canada geese swimming, flag being raised at RCMP headquarters. Shot of Inuit men bringing supplies ashore.


Excerpt from
Expedition 1935
Hudson Strait
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Video HI 8
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio