Title taken from the back of photograph. A note from cataloguer: A young girl is standing in front of a doorway, with a shoe in her mouth. Property of Dorothea Leighton, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore MD.
This frame of would be covered with canvas to become a useable summer dwelling, qalluvik. A tent like this covered with skins is called an Itchellik by the Nunamiut. A tepee style tent with one pole in the middle is called a napattaq tupiq.