Greenland Inuit. Ervick, a native of Prince Regents Bay.

Greenland. Ervick, Inuit. Eskimo. Native, Arctic, Highlander, Prince Regents Bay, Dress, Costume, glaciers, ice, parkas, fur,

Ervick, a native of Prince Regents Bay.

Greenland Inuit.

Ervick, a native of Prince Regents Bay (Northeast of Baffin Bay) 1818.
LAT. 76.12 N. LONG. 65.W.
Artist: Captain John Ross, R.N. Engraver: Daniel Havell.

Sir John Ross (1777-1856), British Rear Admiral and polar explorer.
He discovered the Thule District of Greenland and participated for the first time in the history of Western civilization contact with the Polar Eskimos. Ervick (Herb) was the first Polar Eskimo, which met John Ross and his people.

Source: A Voyage of Discovery, made under the orders of the Admiralty, in his Majesty’s ships Isabella and Alexander for the purpose of exploring Baffin’s Bay, and enquiring into the possibility of a North-West Passage. By Sir John Ross, K. S. Captain Royal Navy. Published: John Murray, Albemarle Street. London 1819.

Related:



[sitecreator show=”6″]
  1. Suisse costumes nationaux
  2. Traditional French national costumes.
  3. Tyrolean national costumes 1835.
  4. Souvenir de L’Exposition Universelle de Vienne.
  5. Costumes of Japan and Java.
  6. The Peninsula war. Character, Costume in Portugal and Spain.
  7. Our islands and their people. Hawaii, Philippines, Puerto Rico, Cuba.
  8. Costumes of all countries by Alexandre Lacauchie 1850s.
  9. Historical and folk costumes by Franz Lipperheide.
  10. The costume of Turkey. Ottoman Empire 18th century.
  11. Traditional Dutch national costumes.
  12. The Switzerland national costumes of 17th ‚18th, 19th century originals.
  13. Folk dresses from Norway, Dutch, Germany and Hungaria.
  14. Mexico by Carl Nebel 1836.
  15. Typical pictures of Indian Natives.
  16. The People of India
  17. Views of Darjeeling: With typical native portraits and groups.
  18. History of the Indian Tribes of North America of the Indian Tribes of North America
  19. Chinese sceneries in 19th century. by Thomas Allom.
  20. Provincial Russia. Costume and Culture.
  21. Costume of the Russian empire by Edward Harding.
  22. Serbian national costumes by Vladimir Kirin.
  23. Historical European costumes by Auguste Wahlen.
  24. The Highlanders of Scotland, 1870.
  25. Costumes and scenery of Afghanistan.
  26. Views of Darjeeling: With typical native portraits and groups.
  27. The dark continent. Africa, the landscape and the people 1931.
  28. Historical costumes from Africa, America and Oceania.
  29. Traditional folk costumes of Italy and France in 1821.
  30. The Serbs in the Adriatic. Their types and costumes 1870-1878.