Baby in Hammock
'Baby 2 days old in hammock Indian family. Fort Norman.'
Inside a First Nations family's tent at Fort Norman in the Northwest Territories. The mother tends the older children, while her newborn sleeps in a makeshift hammock. This magic lantern slide has been hand-coloured, and is also available as a photo print in Miriam Green Ellis' photo album.
Miriam Green Ellis
Miriam Green Ellis, “Baby in Hammock,” Bruce Peel Special Collections Library Online Exhibits, accessed July 28, 2021, https://omeka.library.ualberta.ca/items/show/262.