• A Kwakiutl family navigating the waters of Quatsino Sound.

Kwakiutl Family

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


  • Quatsino Sound on Northern Vancouver Island in the early 1900s. Korpreno Tom or Sealing Tom demonstrates how to throw a double-pronged sealing spear.
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  • History
  • Cultural Studies
  • Regional Studies
  • Literature
  • Native American Studies
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  • early 1900s
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  • Photograph by Ben W. Leeson, courtesy of the Vancouver Public Library Special Collections, VPL14059.
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