Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Historic Paddle Photo: Kingslcear FN Corpus Christi gathering

Fredericton and thereabout by the Fredericton Tourist Association (published 1906)  features many large pictures of New Brunswick in the late 19th / early 20th century. Page 24 showcases a gathering at Kingsclear First Nation. The Maliseet residents are dressed in Ceremonial apparel and a paddle features prominently in the centre.

paddle closeup

Additional photos dated to the same period from Kingsclear FN can be found in these earlier posts here and here.

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