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1964 & 1998

Photo: Hanging skulls at Nemiscau post, 1964 Photo: Hanging skulls at Nemiscau post, 1998
The Cree hunting custom of hanging skulls in a tree to show respect for the animal and hung high enough to be out of reach of dogs. The jack pine photo on the left was taken in 1964. The same tree (above right) near the Anglican church in 1998.

Photos: Bill Seeley (above right and below), Heb Evans (above left).

Photo: Drying bear and sturgeon at Nemiscau post, 1998 Alice Jolly drying bear and sturgeon. The photo was shot in 1998 in black and white.

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