• Inventors have struggled to make canoes feel more stable for years and years. Sponsons, which are essentially buoyant pieces attached to the gunwales, were a common answer, including this attempt by D. P. Tuck from 1900.

D. P. Tuck

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

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  • Native American Studies
  • History
  • Cultural Studies
  • Regional Studies
  • Literature
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  • 1900
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