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Dr. Otto Schaefer Collection

Collection consists of slides and photographs by Dr. Otto Schaeffer (1919-2009) taken during a 32 year career as a medical doctor in Canada's arctic. Images include landscapes, documentation of Inuit life, medical problems, travel for circupolar health conferences, and the Schaefer family in Aklavik, Pangnirtung, and Whitehorse. Some secondary documents are also included to support the images.
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  1. OSS3520 - Skjálfandafljót River [Download]

    Title: OSS3520 - Skjálfandafljót River
    Creator: Schaefer, Otto
    Description: 2 Jul 73 Skjálfandafljót River
    Subjects: rivers, mountains, landscapes (photographs)
    Date Created: 1973/07/02
  2. OSS0165 - Presentation, sugar and cereal consumption [Download]

    Title: OSS0165 - Presentation, sugar and cereal consumption
    Creator: Schaefer, Otto
    Description: annual per capital consumption of sugar and cereal products
    Subjects: sugar, medicine, cereals, consumption
  3. OSS3484 - Reykjavik Harbour [Download]

    Title: OSS3484 - Reykjavik Harbour
    Creator: Schaefer, Otto
    Description: 28/6 Reykjavik
    Subjects: harbours, boats, mountains
    Date Created: 1973/06/28
  4. OSS3404 - Kremlin Moscow [Download]

    Title: OSS3404 - Kremlin Moscow
    Creator: Schaefer, Otto
    Description: 11-10-78 Moscow Kremlin from Rossiya Hotel
    Subjects: kremlins, cityscapes
    Date Created: 1978/10/11
  5. OSS0201 - Presentation, INH innovation [Download]

    Title: OSS0201 - Presentation, INH innovation
    Creator: Schaefer, Otto
    Description: INH (TB drug) innovation in Indians of Inuit
    Subjects: medicine, tuberculosis
  6. OSS0365 - [Presentation] Prevalence of frequent (and infrequent) consumption claimed for various types of native food resources in different ethnic groups, NWT 1973/74 [Download]

    Title: OSS0365 - [Presentation] Prevalence of frequent (and infrequent) consumption claimed for various types of native food resources in different ethnic groups, NWT 1973/74
    Creator: Schaefer, Otto
    Description: [Presentation] Prevalence of frequent (and infrequent) consumption claimed for various types of native food resources in different ethnic groups, NWT 1973/74
    Subjects: diet, nutrition, medicine
  7. OSS3464 - Geysir, Iceland [Download]

    Title: OSS3464 - Geysir, Iceland
    Creator: Schaefer, Otto
    Description: 26/6 Geyser
    Subjects: landscapes (photographs), geysers, people
    Date Created: 1973/06/26
  8. OSS3517 - Lake Myvatn [Download]

    Title: OSS3517 - Lake Myvatn
    Creator: Schaefer, Otto
    Description: 2 Jul 73 Muvatn with Námaskarð in [?]
    Subjects: mountains, lakes, landscapes (photographs)
    Date Created: 1973/07/02
  9. OSS3405 - Moscow [Download]

    Title: OSS3405 - Moscow
    Creator: Schaefer, Otto
    Description: 12-10-78 Moscow
    Subjects: cityscapes
    Date Created: 1978/10/12
  10. OSS0161 - Presentation, serum cholesterol determination [Download]

    Title: OSS0161 - Presentation, serum cholesterol determination
    Creator: Schaefer, Otto
    Description: Review of serum cholesterol determination in eskimos
    Subjects: medicine, serum cholesterol