Item 2009.7.1.190 - Medicine man grave marker

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Medicine man grave marker

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2009.7.1.190

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  • [ca. 1880] (Creation)

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1 photograph : b&w ; 11.5 x 15.9 cm

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Two carved wooden figures covered in moss stand side by side with a fallen wooden plank lying between them. Wooden figures have pen marks applied to the surface of the photo.

Handwritten annotation in pen on verso reads: “Chapt. XIX No. 3. A medicine man’s tomb guarded by two figures, one of which has two heads following a tradition. They are both ie (?) the two headed figure, arranged in the headdress containing the swan’s down which is the sign of peace”.

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  • English

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Northern BC Archives & Special Collections

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.tiff & .jpeg

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Item is restricted. Contact Archivist to apply for access.

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Personal or academic use of photographic materials is welcomed under the standard fair use and educational use clauses of Canadian Copyright Law. Commercial use is, however, forbidden without the express permission of the copyright holder. For information on obtaining written permission from the copyright holder, please contact the Northern B.C. Archives and Special Collections.

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Item is part of The Archdeacon W. H. Collison fonds. See also items 2009.7.1.189 - 2009.7.1.195 for images featuring similar content.

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