Dog Sled

Western Arctic 1887

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This photo of a dog sled was taken in 1887 by the journalist, Herbert L. Aldrich. This is an albumen print with a creme-colored mount. Written on the back in pencil is "Eskimo Dog Sled." 

Please note the use of the word "Eskimo" is in quotations, taken directly from the 1887 primary source material.