Communities get first look at nine Franklin artifacts

by Derek Neary - September 26, 2018

Franklin expedition artifacts resting on the Arctic Ocean floor, more than 170 years after the ships Erebus and Terror sunk, have been recovered and temporarily displayed for Kitikmeot residents. Nine items retrieved this summer from the ill-fated 1845 mission by British explorer Sir John Franklin were exhibited in Gjoa Haven and Cambridge Bay earlier this…

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