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
Yellowknife Hotel, Franklin Avenue, Yellowknife, NT, September 1965
Yellowknife Old Town, looking east from Akaitcho Hall. Franklin Avenue centre, Back Bay to the left, Latham Island centre distance, Yellowknife Bay to the right. September 1965
Taking off to the south at 5:30 p.m. There is smoke on the horizon from the forest fires east of the City. To the left of the image is Frame Lake with Yellowknife's tallest buildings behind it. To the right is the Con Mine tower with its red top.
View west from Pilots' Monument in Old Town, Yellowknife, NT, to the new town area, high rises and Yellowknife Bay. The tower to the left with a red top is the Con Mine tower or Robertson Headframe at the disused Cominco gold mine (demolished October 29 2016). The tower was a prominent landmark...
Franklin Avenue, Yellowknife, NT, looking east, September 1965. The drugstore was still in business in July 2001
A banquet table for foreign dignitaries was laid out with zakooskee, a selection of small dishes traditionally eaten with vodka before a large meal. In this case the zakooskee included cold meats and fish, salads and a variety of fresh fruits.
Zodiac aground on underwater delta or gravel bar, off the mouth of a stream at Diskobukta, SE coast of Edgeoya, Spitzbergen, Norway. August 2008
Skansen is an open air living history museum on the island of Djurgarden in Stockholm. Examples of buildings have been brought from many parts of Sweden. This wooden windmill is from Öland Island which is just of the south east coast of Sweden. The outside of the windmill is covered with...
The Östersund City Hall is located in downtown Östersund.
The Östersund Ski Stadium became the National Swedish Biathlon Arena and the national training centre in 2014. A dedicated stadium with a ski track allows athletes to train year-round (roller-skiis in summer). There is temporary athlete housing available at the site. Because of the presence...