• The setting of a frame for a birch-bark canoe involved preparing the ground, driving in stakes, and sliding in the bark and attaching a frame in the general shape of the boat. Photograph taken ca. 1885 at an Ojibwe camp.

Setting a Frame

From Canoes: A Natural History in North America by Mark Neuzil and Norman Sims

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  • Regional Studies
  • History
  • Literature
  • Cultural Studies
  • Native American Studies
Date
  • ca. 1895
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