• Rice Lake Canoe Company catalog from 1900.

Rice Lake Canoe Company Catalog

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

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  • The Rice Lake Canoe Company catalog from 1900 listed Dan Herald’s double cedar canoe (center), which had a layer of canvas sandwiched between two layers of cedar planking. The canoe was smooth-skinned inside and out, but difficult to repair. It was invented in 1871 near Peterborough, Ontario.
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  • Cultural Studies
  • Literature
  • History
  • Regional Studies
  • Native American Studies
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  • 1900
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