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Walter R. Hunt aboard the 'Julia A. Decker,' Nova Scotia, 1891

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Walter R. Hunt aboard the 'Julia A. Decker,' Nova Scotia, 1891
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Walter Hunt was a member of the Bowdoin College Scientific Expedition to Labrador, which took place in the summer of 1891.

On the return voyage from Labrador, Walter, Bowdoin class of 1890, posed for a portrait on board the Julia A. Decker. The Julia A. Decker stopped in Halifax before making the final leg of the journey back to Rockland.

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