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Picture Library catalogue: British Arctic Air Route Expedition 1930-31


Building an Umiak

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Accession no.: P2001/84/134
Title: Building an Umiak
Description: An Inuit man bends over, working on the the stern of the wooden frame of an umiak (partially out of shot) with a saw. Two Inuit men stand and two sit behind him. Fjord with icebergs and snow-covered hills behind.
  • Width: 90mm, height: 65mm
Location: Greenland
Image by: Chapman, Frederick Spencer
Colour or B&W?: Black and white