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Arctic Hunters
Description: Inuits hunt for seals and walruses and enjoy the meat with their family in Canada's Arctic.

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Clip #: TFA-234C
Length: 15:29
Year: 1944
Color: B/W
Sound: Sound
Library: TFA Network
Decade: 1940s
Region: Arctic
Country: Canada
Subject: Explorers
Original: 16mm
1940s, Canada, Arctic, Southampton Island, Baffin Island, Baffin Islanders, boat pov shore, coast, Eskimos, Inuits coming out of tent and carrying kayak to water, Hudsonís Bay, Hudson Bay, Eskimo man getting into kayak and hunting / fishing for seals in water, hunters, ice chunks in water, eskimo paddling kayak near ice, eskimo in kayak looking through handheld telescope, eskimo firing rifle and paddling kayak, eskimo throwing harpoon into water, eskimo unloading seal carcass from kayak onto shore, eskimos carrying kayak, eskimo children, family, girl carrying baby on her back, eskimo using knife to draw seal skin over body to be made into harpoon float, eskimos sharing seal meat, dogs rushing to fight over seal meat scraps, hunters preparing harpoons and floats as they travel in boat to hunt for walruses, walrus hunting, Coats Island, bot pov traveling towards walrus herd clustered on rocky island, walrus herd swarming into water from island and swimming, hunter throwing harpoons at walruses in water, wounded walruses, inflated sealskin floats marking catch in water, hunters pulling in walrus catch from water onto beach, hunters examining carcass of old walrus that has crawled up onto rock, hunters beaching and cutting up walruses, hunter removing walrus head from body, waves rolling onto beach, hunters covering up space used to store meat with rocks, hunters carrying meat towards moored boat, hunters hauling meat onto boat, hunters on boat cutting up and eating shared piece of walrus meat, settlement, encampment, eskimo men, women and children eating walrus meat around outdoor fire, woman handing meat to child being carried on her back, eskimo women singing as man plays caribou skin and wood frame drum, Inuit music, shore, coast

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