Item N-1979-050: 1180

Jigging for fish through a hole in the ice. Eskimos often sit for hours jigging like this even though they get no results. Sometimes it is either that or starvation [Inuit man in skin clothing].

CREDIT: NWT Archives/Archibald Fleming fonds/N-1979-050: 1180

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Catalogue number N-1979-050: 1180
Physical descriptionb&w print
Date of creation [193-?]
Scope/Caption Jigging for fish through a hole in the ice. Eskimos often sit for hours jigging like this even though they get no results. Sometimes it is either that or starvation [Inuit man in skin clothing].
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Footnote Citation NWT Archives, Archibald Fleming fonds, accession number N-1979-050, item number 1180.
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