The set features pictures from 1956-1961 during Rosemary Gilliat’s travels in Northern Canada. It is available at the following address:
These photos are part of the expansion of Project Naming and provide a sample of images from Aklavik [Northwest Territories]; Cape Dorset and Iqaluit [Nunavut]; and the Ungava Bay region of Northern Quebec.
Past Flickr image sets include Canadian participation and activities during the First World War, Irish immigration to Canada and immigration and quarantine facilities at Grosse Île. These collections highlight different periods of Canadian history and the stages Canada has gone through to become the modern nation it is today. Library and Archives Canada encourages visitors to explore its image sets on Flickr.com, which allows people to comment, tag, and share content.
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