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Collection Herbert Frisby Collection
Object Name Sand
Other Name Oil Sand
Catalog Number 1979.1.15
Accession Number 1979.1
Date 1943
Description Oil sand in jar from Whitehorse, Yukon Territory in square glass jar. Has blue-gray round lid. Corners of jar are rounded. Has yellowed tag on front, reads "Oil Sand | Whitehorse, Y. Ter | 1943". On bottom, in red ink "177 | F359". Has black oily sand inside in clumps with some residue sticking to inside of jar.
Subjects Arctic Travel
North Pole