Gjoa Haven celebrates second summer festival

by Derek Neary - September 11, 2018

Gjoa Haven hosted its second annual Umiyaqtutt Festival Aug. 25-Sept. 3. The celebration, which features feasts, games and cultural demonstrations, heralds the discovery of the Franklin shipwrecks HMS Erebus and HMS Terror and the role the Inuit played in locating the long-lost vessels, as well as in protecting them as a national historic site in…

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