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Model Canoe Representing Chief's Canoe in War of 1812


Description
Creator:
Jean-Baptiste Assiginack (1768-1866), Artist
Media Type:
Image
Object
Item Type:
Photographs
Description:
Image of a model representing a Chief's Canoe in War of 1812, created by Jean-Baptiste Assiginack, an Odawa chief, who was a veteran of the War of 1812. After the war, he worked as a translator for the Indian Department and was an influential voice for his people in their alliance with the Crown. Birchbark, paint, cloth, feathers.
Date of Original:
c. 1820
Dimensions:
Height: 94 cm
Image Dimensions:
Image Width: 1024cm
Image Height: 420cm
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
SNPL000001V00I
Collection:
SIx Nations Legacy Consortium Collection
Language of Item:
English
Creative Commons licence:
by-nc-nd [more details]
Copyright Statement:
Protected by copyright: Uses are subject to the terms of a contract. Contact the repository for further information. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.
Location of Original:
Canadian Museum of Civilization, [CU: AH_0203_017_7]
Contact
Six Nations Public Library
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address
1679 Chiefswood Rd
PO Box 149
Ohsweken, ON N0A 1M0
519-445-2954
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Model Canoe Representing Chief's Canoe in War of 1812


Image of a model representing a Chief's Canoe in War of 1812, created by Jean-Baptiste Assiginack, an Odawa chief, who was a veteran of the War of 1812. After the war, he worked as a translator for the Indian Department and was an influential voice for his people in their alliance with the Crown. Birchbark, paint, cloth, feathers.