{ "objects" : [ { "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" : "" } , ] }, ] }