Friday, 17 August 2012

Buffalo River, Saskatchewan 1908



Part of the Buffalo River series; This photo was mislabelled as having been taken in Buffalo Narrows.

Frank J. P. Crean's photos of Buffalo River (Dillon), Saskatchewan.
These were taken in September 1908. Dillon is on the western shore of Peter Pond  Lake. 
These five photos were all taken at the same location at Buffalo River. Buffalo River would later be known as Dillon (a name change took place after 1929).  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dillon,_Saskatchewan

Part of the Buffalo River series; This photo was mislabelled as having been taken in Buffalo Narrows.

Part of the Buffalo River series; This photo was mislabelled as having been taken in Buffalo Narrows.
Frank J.P. Crean with his Kodak camera taking photographs of the Chipewyan village at the mouth of the "Buffalo River" (Dillon SK), September 1908. From the Frank J.P. Crean fonds.   metis museum
Part of the Buffalo River series; this photo was
mislabelled as having been taken in Ile a la Crosse .

Chipewyan village at the mouth of the "Buffalo River" (Dillon SK), September 1908. From the Frank J.P. Crean fonds.   metis museum


Chipewyan village at the mouth of the "Buffalo River" (Dillon SK), September 1908. From the Frank J.P. Crean fonds.   metis museum