Taissumani

Taissumani, March 22

The return of the Resolute

In September 1855, Capt. James Buddington of the whaler George Henry found a British ship, the Resolute, unmanned and adrift in Davis Strait. The Resolute had been abandoned a year earlier while on a search for the lost expedition of Sir John Franklin. Buddington took possession of the ship and sailed it back to New…

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Taissumani, Jan. 25

Inuit catechists at Blacklead Island — Part 2

Taissumani, Jan. 11

Inuit catechists at Blacklead Island — Part 1

Taissumani, Nov. 30

Mikak and the Moravian Church in Labrador — Part 2

Taissumani, Nov. 23

Mikak and the Moravian Church in Labrador — Part 1

Taissumani, Nov. 9

Isaac Stringer, the bishop who ate his boots

Taissumani, Oct. 19

Father Turquetil—first Roman Catholic bishop of the Arctic

Taissumani, April 7

The Inuit two-dollar bill—a bittersweet memory

Taissumani, March 10

The Murrays of Peterhead: a whaling family — Part 2