Place: Colchester County, N.S.
Source: Nova Scotia Museum, Halifax
Reference Number: P113/ 79.313.4
Image Use: Free for personal research and non-commercial educational use.
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One of a series of photographs taken of Mi'kmaq trapper Mike Martin, July 1979, showing the construction of a small wigwam. Here, Mr. Martin begins to bend the moosewood hoop which will be lashed to the inside of the main frame to hold the logs in a fixed relationship, each spaced apart from one another.
men; Martin, Mike; wigwams, construction of; moosewood; Colchester County; Nova Scotia