Nova Scotia Archives

Mi'kmaw Community Gatherings

Mi'kmaq woman with quillwork

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This woman, who is possibly Mary Christianne Paul Morris of Chocolate Lake, or Bella Marble of Shubenacadie, was also photographed by W.D. O'Donnell. See image titled "Mi'kmaq woman seated on studio floor, with quillwork canoe model and box." Note woodsplint basket and quillwork boxes.

Date: ca. 1863- ca. 1873

Photographer: Joseph S. Rogers

Reference no.: Joseph S. Rogers Nova Scotia Archives Misc: Indians: Photo 48-2 / negative no. 6154