Place: Clam Harbour, N.S.
Ownership/Collection: Nova Scotia Department of Education, Halifax
Source: Learning Resources & Technology
Reference Number: N-9688/ #10
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Sarah Denny mixing red ochre with bird-egg yolk to make paint. At the request of the Micmac Association for Cultural Studies, during the course of 1980-1981, the Nova Scotia Museum, Learning Resources & Technology, and the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, Halifax, produced MI'KMAQ, a television series on Mi'kmaq life circa 1400 A.D. Taken in June of 1980, during the taping of the Spring Episode of MI'KMAQ. This day in spring was later cut into two parts, and the second became the Summer Episode.
women; costumes, 15th century, reproductions of; painting, on leather; Denny, Sarah; ochre, red; red ochre; painting, on birchbark; videos; actors, Mi'kmaq; MI'KMAQ TV Series; Clam Harbour; Nova Scotia