Aklavik - Other  Photos

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All Saints Anglican Cathedral, Aklavik - It is reputed to be the most northerly cathedral in the world and was noted for the painting over the altar of "The Madonna of the Snows". This building burned down in 1972.  (From the collection of D.S.K. Blackmore. Submitted by Donna Loewen)
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The Hudson's Bay Store in Aklavik, located at the end of the Main Street and on the shore of the Peel Channel circa late 1950's. (From the collection of D.S.K. Blackmore. Submitted by Donna Loewen)
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1952: This aerial photo, taken from 20,000 feet, shows the geography surrounding Aklavik which is in the lower right hand portion of the photo. (National Air Photo Library photo A12848-212)

Contributors and Credits:

1) Donna Loewen <donnaern(at)telus.net>
2) Ray White <legerwhite@rogers.com>
3) David Smith <drdee(at)sympatico.ca>
4) http://www.arcticnet.org/~aklavik/location
 


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Nov 13/08