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Description found in Archives

Micmac Lodge on Indian Island, Merigomish (sic), Pictou County, N.S. 

Date(s)

August 5, 1914

Place of creation

Nova Scotia

1 photograph : b&w negative 6.5 x 8.5.
Graphic (photo)
90: Open
Nil
Graphic (photo)
Copy negative PA-041953
90: Open
Item no. (creator)
27766
13-1-2
Graphic (photo)
90: Open
Box
2690
90: Open
Other accession no.
1936-271 NPC

Terms of use

Credit: Harlan I. Smith / Canada. Dept. of Interior / Library and Archives Canada / PA-041953
Restrictions on use: Nil
Copyright: Expired.

Additional name(s)

Additional information

This is made of boards and poles. Formely such lodges were covered with birch bark, but now with tar paper and canvas. See also 27750 and 27770.

Photo taken by Harlan I. Smith, an archeologist who worked for the Geological Survey of Canada.

Series title
N.S

Information about documentation note
Original negatives located in the Wintemberg collection at the Canadian Museum of Civilization archives.

Subject heading

1. INDIANS - TRIBES - MICMAC.
2. INDIANS - DWELLINGS.

Government

Other system control no.

3368580