{ "objects" : [ { "embark_ID" : 11305, "URL" : "http://embark.colby.edu/Obj11305", "Disp_Access_No" : "1966.129.1", "_AccNumSort1" : "", "Disp_Create_DT" : "", "_Disp_Start_Dat" : "0", "_Disp_End_Date" : "0", "Disp_Title" : "Caribou parka with hood trimmed in polar bear fur (part of MacMillan's outfit, with polar bear pants)", "Alt_Title" : "", "Obj_Title" : "Caribou jacket with hood, trimmed in polar bear fur with polar bear pants", "Series_Title" : "", "Disp_Maker_1" : "Unidentified Inuk Artist", "Sort_Artist" : "Inuit", "Disp_Dimen" : "48 x 32 1/2 x 5 1/2 in. (122 x 83 x 14 cm)", "Disp_Height" : "48 in.", "Disp_Width" : "32 1/2 in.", "Dimen_Extent" : "", "Medium" : "caribou hide", "Support" : "", "Disp_Medium" : "caribou hide", "Info_Page_Comm" : "This caribou parka, trimmed with polar bear fur on cuffs, hem, and hood, was worn in camp, and used as a wearable sleeping bag by pulling in one's arms inside. It is thought that Donald MacMillan wore this on the 1908-09 North Pole expedition.", "Dedication" : "Gift of Donald and Miriam MacMillan", "Copyright_Type" : "", "Disp_Obj_Type" : "clothing", "Creation_Place2" : "", "Department" : "", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "", "Images": [ { "ImagePath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/images/1966.129.1_1000.jpg", "ThumbnailPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Thumbnails/1966.129.1_1000.jpg", "PreviewPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Previews/1966.129.1_1000.jpg", "IIIF_URL": "http://iiif.gallerysystems.com/1966.129.1_1000.jpg", "IsPrimary" : "1", "_SurrogateID" : "42676", "Image_Type" : "", "Photo_Credit" : "", "Remarks" : "", "View" : "" } , ] },{ "embark_ID" : 34088, "URL" : "http://embark.colby.edu/Obj34088", "Disp_Access_No" : "1966.129.2", "_AccNumSort1" : "", "Disp_Create_DT" : "ca. 1908", "_Disp_Start_Dat" : "1903", "_Disp_End_Date" : "1913", "Disp_Title" : "Polar Bear Pants (part of MacMillan's outfit, with caribou jacket)", "Alt_Title" : "", "Obj_Title" : "Caribou jacket with hood, trimmed in polar bear fur with polar bear pants", "Series_Title" : "", "Disp_Maker_1" : "Unidentified Inughuit Artist", "Sort_Artist" : "Inughuit", "Disp_Dimen" : "30 1/2 x 21 x 10 in. (77 x 53 x 25 cm)", "Disp_Height" : "30 1/2 in.", "Disp_Width" : "21 in.", "Dimen_Extent" : "estimate, on display mount", "Medium" : "polar bear fur", "Support" : "sealskin, buttons", "Disp_Medium" : "polar bear fur, sealskin, and buttons", "Info_Page_Comm" : "The pants are part of the outfit worn by Donald MacMillan on the 1908-1909 North Pole expedition, along with the caribou jacket (1966.129.1). They were sewn by an Inughit women using traditional materials and patterns, with the exception of the buttons at the waist band. Men in northwestern Greenland wore pants made of polar bear skin for their durability and warmth.", "Dedication" : "Gift of Donald and Miriam MacMillan", "Copyright_Type" : "", "Disp_Obj_Type" : "clothing", "Creation_Place2" : "Greenland", "Department" : "", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "", "Images": [ { "ImagePath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/images/1966.129.2_1000.jpg", "ThumbnailPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Thumbnails/1966.129.2_1000.jpg", "PreviewPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Previews/1966.129.2_1000.jpg", "IIIF_URL": "http://iiif.gallerysystems.com/1966.129.2_1000.jpg", "IsPrimary" : "1", "_SurrogateID" : "42654", "Image_Type" : "", "Photo_Credit" : "", "Remarks" : "", "View" : "" } , ] },{ "embark_ID" : 8571, "URL" : "http://embark.colby.edu/Obj8571", "Disp_Access_No" : "1985.9.1", "_AccNumSort1" : "", "Disp_Create_DT" : "ca. 1908", "_Disp_Start_Dat" : "1903", "_Disp_End_Date" : "1913", "Disp_Title" : "Fox fur parka", "Alt_Title" : "", "Obj_Title" : "", "Series_Title" : "", "Disp_Maker_1" : "Inuit", "Sort_Artist" : "Inuit", "Disp_Dimen" : "37 3/8 in. (95 cm)", "Disp_Height" : "37 3/8 in.", "Disp_Width" : "", "Dimen_Extent" : "", "Medium" : "fox fur", "Support" : "polar bear fur", "Disp_Medium" : "fox fur on polar bear fur", "Info_Page_Comm" : "A traditional Inughuit fox fur parka, presumably made for Donald MacMillan. Inughuit women trap foxes and sew the fragile skins into very warm parkas. Some of Peary's men had fox fur parkas, although these were too warm for the hard work of sledging over the sea ice.", "Dedication" : "Gift of May Fogg", "Copyright_Type" : "", "Disp_Obj_Type" : "clothing", "Creation_Place2" : "Greenland", "Department" : "", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "For many years this parka was identifed as a cariou skin parka, but it is clearly Arctic fox. G. LeMoine June 7, 2007 An undated 3x5 card in Miriam MacMillan''s handwriting reads "Blue + White Foxskin Kapitah worn by Donald Mac Millan on North Pole Expedition 1908-09" presumably refers to this parka (the only fox parka in the collection) G.LeMoine Dce. 2, 2008", "Images": [ { "ImagePath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/images/1985.9.1_1000.jpg", "ThumbnailPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Thumbnails/1985.9.1_1000.jpg", "PreviewPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Previews/1985.9.1_1000.jpg", "IIIF_URL": "http://iiif.gallerysystems.com/1985.9.1_1000.jpg", "IsPrimary" : "1", "_SurrogateID" : "42707", "Image_Type" : "", "Photo_Credit" : "", "Remarks" : "", "View" : "" } , ] },{ "embark_ID" : 11955, "URL" : "http://embark.colby.edu/Obj11955", "Disp_Access_No" : "1990.16.16", "_AccNumSort1" : "", "Disp_Create_DT" : "", "_Disp_Start_Dat" : "0", "_Disp_End_Date" : "0", "Disp_Title" : "Peary's knit wool undershirt, with two red watch pockets", "Alt_Title" : "", "Obj_Title" : "wool undershirt with two red cloth watch pockets", "Series_Title" : "", "Disp_Maker_1" : "", "Sort_Artist" : "", "Disp_Dimen" : "30 1/4 x 23 x 2 in. (77 x 58 x 5 cm)", "Disp_Height" : "30 1/4 in.", "Disp_Width" : "23 in.", "Dimen_Extent" : "", "Medium" : "wool", "Support" : "", "Disp_Medium" : "wool", "Info_Page_Comm" : "One of the few objects that are identified as having been at the North Pole in April 1909, this undershirt was modified by special pockets to keep the all-important chronometers warm.", "Dedication" : "Gift of the Pejepscot Historical Society", "Copyright_Type" : "", "Disp_Obj_Type" : "clothing", "Creation_Place2" : "United States", "Department" : "", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "", "Images": [ { "ImagePath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/images/1990.16.16_1000.jpg", "ThumbnailPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Thumbnails/1990.16.16_1000.jpg", "PreviewPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Previews/1990.16.16_1000.jpg", "IIIF_URL": "http://iiif.gallerysystems.com/1990.16.16_1000.jpg", "IsPrimary" : "1", "_SurrogateID" : "42720", "Image_Type" : "", "Photo_Credit" : "", "Remarks" : "", "View" : "" } , ] },{ "embark_ID" : 35437, "URL" : "http://embark.colby.edu/Obj35437", "Disp_Access_No" : "2007.8.3", "_AccNumSort1" : "", "Disp_Create_DT" : "ca. 1908", "_Disp_Start_Dat" : "1903", "_Disp_End_Date" : "1913", "Disp_Title" : "Sealskin parka with decorative points, associated with Capt. 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Sewn with a slight curl, the shape makes it easier to grasp things in low temperatures.", "Dedication" : "Gift of Ian White", "Copyright_Type" : "", "Disp_Obj_Type" : "clothing", "Creation_Place2" : "Greenland", "Department" : "", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "", "Images": [ { "ImagePath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/images/1966.147.a&b_1000.jpg", "ThumbnailPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Thumbnails/1966.147.a&b_1000.jpg", "PreviewPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Previews/1966.147.a&b_1000.jpg", "IIIF_URL": "http://iiif.gallerysystems.com/1966.147.a&b_1000.jpg", "IsPrimary" : "1", "_SurrogateID" : "42761", "Image_Type" : "", "Photo_Credit" : "", "Remarks" : "", "View" : "" } , ] },{ "embark_ID" : 11947, "URL" : "http://embark.colby.edu/Obj11947", "Disp_Access_No" : "1990.16.9", "_AccNumSort1" : "", "Disp_Create_DT" : "ca 1911", "_Disp_Start_Dat" : "1906", "_Disp_End_Date" : "1916", "Disp_Title" : "U.S. Navy Admiral's dress jacket, R.E. 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In retirement, he turned his attention to other matters; he developed an interest in flying and was an early advocate for miitary aviation.", "Dedication" : "Gift of the Pejepscot Historical Society", "Copyright_Type" : "", "Disp_Obj_Type" : "clothing", "Creation_Place2" : "United States", "Department" : "", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "", "Images": [ { "ImagePath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/images/1990.16.9&11_1000.jpg", "ThumbnailPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Thumbnails/1990.16.9&11_1000.jpg", "PreviewPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Previews/1990.16.9&11_1000.jpg", "IIIF_URL": "http://iiif.gallerysystems.com/1990.16.9&11_1000.jpg", "IsPrimary" : "1", "_SurrogateID" : "42779", "Image_Type" : "", "Photo_Credit" : "", "Remarks" : "", "View" : "" } , ] },{ "embark_ID" : 11949, "URL" : "http://embark.colby.edu/Obj11949", "Disp_Access_No" : "1990.16.11", "_AccNumSort1" : "", "Disp_Create_DT" : "ca. 1911", "_Disp_Start_Dat" : "1906", "_Disp_End_Date" : "1916", "Disp_Title" : "U.S. Navy Admiral's dress trousers, R.E. 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There is a gold stripe down the outside of each leg.", "Dedication" : "Gift of the Pejepscot Historical Society", "Copyright_Type" : "", "Disp_Obj_Type" : "clothing", "Creation_Place2" : "United States", "Department" : "", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "", "Images": [ { "ImagePath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/images/1990.16.9&11_1000.jpg", "ThumbnailPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Thumbnails/1990.16.9&11_1000.jpg", "PreviewPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Previews/1990.16.9&11_1000.jpg", "IIIF_URL": "http://iiif.gallerysystems.com/1990.16.9&11_1000.jpg", "IsPrimary" : "1", "_SurrogateID" : "42778", "Image_Type" : "", "Photo_Credit" : "", "Remarks" : "", "View" : "" } , ] }, ] }