Snowshoes

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Culture/People
Bush or Western Woods Cree
Collector
Johannah Charlotte Swinson (J. C. Swinson/Hannah Charlotte Swinson), Non-Indian, 1877-1955
Seller
Johannah Charlotte Swinson (J. C. Swinson/Hannah Charlotte Swinson), Non-Indian, 1877-1955
Object Name
Snowshoes
Media/Materials
Wood, hide
Techniques
Carved
Object Type
Transportation Items
Place
100 miles north of Lesser Slave; Lesser Slave Lake; Alberta; Canada
Collection History
Collected by Johannah Charlotte Swinson (1877-1955, MIT Class of 1900) during travel in western Canada in 1933; purchased by MAI from Johannah Swinson in 1934.
Catalog Number
18/5866
Barcode
185866.000
See related items
Bush or Western Woods Cree
Transportation Items
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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