Circumpolar Digital Image Collection
The Circumpolar Digital Image Collection is a collection of photos, slides, other images and contributions shared by many of the University of Alberta’s polar researchers. Images in the collection may be used for teaching and research purposes. For any other use, please contact the Canadian Circumpolar Institute.
Items in this Collection
- 346Campbell, Sandy
- 176Seale, Linda N.
- 9Beaudreau, Diane, biologist, artist
- 3Alberta Aviation Museum
- 3Inuvialuit Cultural Resource Centre
- 3Ivanova, Semenova Polina
- 56Antarctic Peninsula
- 56Canada, Northwest Territories, Yellowknife
- 37Russia, St. Petersburg
- 24September, 2016
- 21Gentoo penguins
Wood and wicker baby carriage, wooden potty chair and Singer sewing machines at the Sointula Museum, Malcolm Island, British ColumbiaDownload
The Sointula Museum displays many artifacts from the Finnish colonists who settled on Malcolm Island. In this corner there are Singer treadle operated sewing machines, a blue wicker and wood pram and several potty chairs. Also present in the image are women's magazines, sewing supplies, sewing...
At Sámi Siida - Reindeer park and Sámi camp in the village of Jukkasjärvi in northern Sweden, there is a large permanent Sami tent with wooden entrance attached. This entry door to the tent is insulated with reindeer hide.
This rock is a chip from the oldest rock in the world, a crustal outcrop at Acasta River, Northwest Territories. It is 3.962 billion years old and is comprised of zircons, quartz, plagioclass fedlspars, biotite, hornblende, allanite, sphene, garnet, magnetite, pyrite, chalcopyrite, sphalerite...
Worsleyneset at Lefdefjorden, north coast of Spitzbergen, Norway : gravel beaches surveyed in the early 20th century by Frank Worsley, later captain of Ernest Shackelton's ship 'Endurance' in the Antarctic. Photograph taken August 2008
This birch bark backpack, along with a pair of woven birch bark shoes were donated to the Sointula Museum by the Renwell Family. The Sointula Museum holds artifacts and archival documents relating to the Finnish utopian community which was started on Malcolm Island, British Columbia in 1909.
This wrought iron railing is comprised of central panels of overlapping ovals. On the top and bottom are borders of interlocking S-shaped metal. The balcony has three sides, all displaying the same pattern.
Airport terminal, Yellowknife, NT, March 2012
View SE from Pilots' Monument, Yellowknife, NT across Yellowknife Bay. The ice road to Dettah is visible as a grey line from right to left, beyond the centre group of houseboats, with several vehicles on it. Photograph taken January 2011.
The courthouse is located at the corner of Veterans Memorial Drive and 49St.
The Yellowknife Curling Club curls on the rinks at the Yellowknife Community Arena. The arena is located on Franklin Avenue near Forrest Road.