November 2011

Photographer: Unknown

Photo: birch bark canoe with Teme-Augama Anishanbai paddlers, ca 1900, Temagami.

Birchbark canoe

A rare photo of a bark canoe in Temagami. This one is over 20 feet in length. In the bow is Frank White Bear and in the stern (rightmost) is Big Paul. Taken about 1900. White Bear became chief shortly after.

Courtesy of Bunny and Don Miller.

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