National Geographic : 1946 Oct
© National Geographic Society Kodachrome byRobert B.Sykes, Jr. A Greenland Boat, Oared by Women, Meets an Army Launch and Passesthe Time ofDay Americans like the Greenlanders but seldom meet them. Bases generally are isolated from settlements. These Army men arefrom remote Walrus Bay, aweather station two miles from Scoresbysund village (opposite plate). Greenlander women do all the rowing, a taskwhich men consider demeaning.