Ploughing at Hay River
Ploughing with sled dogs at Hay River
Two men ploughing a field at Hay River, Northwest Territories, with harnessed dogs. There were no horses or similar draft animals so far North, making dogs particularly important as beasts of burden. This magic lantern slide has been hand-coloured.
Miriam Green Ellis
Miriam Green Ellis, “Ploughing at Hay River,” Bruce Peel Special Collections Library Online Exhibits, accessed July 28, 2021, https://omeka.library.ualberta.ca/items/show/270.