Photographed between and , the collection offers a rare glimpse in the natives' everyday life from hunting polar bears, to building igloos, to their personal dwellings inside. Standing with bow and arrows and hand, a hunter photographed in proudly poses before his kill of a massive polar bear, resting more than twice his size along the snow, arrows protruding from its chest. An Eskimo hunter poses with bow and arrows above a slain polar bear seen in with arrows protruding from its chest. A line of Eskimo men are pictured between and while wearing various shades and patterns of animal furs as protection. A man paddles in kayak, a popular use for fishing when carrying a spear.