Snowshoes

Kluane, Tutchone, Dene (Athabascan), First Nation, Subarctic

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collected 1948

Sinew, wire and rawhide

Overall: 52 1/4 × 13 3/8 in. (132.8 × 34 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Museum Purchase

48.50.14201

Geography/Culture

North America, Canada

Period

20th century

Object Name

Transportation: Land

Classification

Native American

Native American: Subarctic

Not on view

Publication History

Elmer Harp, Jr., North to the Yukon Territory via the Alcan Highway in 1948: Field Notes of The Andover-Harvard Expedition, Occasional Papers in Archaeology No. 14.

Published References

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Provenance

Puchased for the Dartmouth College Museum by Elmer Harp, Jr.(1913-2009), from a man from the Kluane Band, Yukon Territory, 1948.

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