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Title A Woman of Prince William Sound, Alaska
Section Section III: The Visible Empire
Date 1778
Document Type Illustration
Place of Publication Alaska, Prince William Sound
Library British Library
Reference Add. 15514, No.11
Notes A half-length portrait of a woman of Prince William Sound, wearing a close-fitting skin jacket, and a fur slung over the shoulders. She has two bone ornaments pierced through her nose, and beads attached in strings to the lower lip and from the ears. Captain Cook visited Prince William Sound [Sandwich Sound], Alaska, from 12 to 20 May 1778. Image taken from the Drawings executed by John Webber during the Third Voyage of Captain Cook, 1777-1779.
Places Alaska, Prince William Sound
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