• This birch-bark canoe was given to the Prince of Wales by the Hudson’s Bay Company in 1860.

Canoe Presented to the Prince of Wales

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


  • British royalty visiting Canada have often been given canoes as gifts. Many were built in the native style, or by native craftspersons themselves.
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  • Cultural Studies
  • Regional Studies
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  • Native American Studies
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  • This engraving is from the Illustrated London News, February 9, 1861.
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