From David Spencer's Education Paragon: Helping students develop citizenship, faith, literacy, responsibility and vision
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Canadian Aboriginal Clothing
Mukluks created by Moose Cree First Nation reserve in James Bay in north central Ontario in 1981.
These brown mukluks are made of deer hide. The fringe is made of deer hide. The white liners are made from pressed felt (wool).
Ojibway aboriginal women still use different bead patterns depending on their family and tribe ancestry.
These mukluks will keep feet warm to - 45 0 C. They must be worn on dry cold snow in at least - 5 0 C temperature. This style of mukluk is usually worn for snowshoeing.
Moosehide mitts created by Cree aboriginal people of the Pickle Lake reserve in north western Ontario in 1979. Pickle Lake, "Ontario's Last Frontier", is the most northerly community in Ontario that is accessible year-round by road. This huge wilderness is only 300 miles from the coast of Hudson Bay, Ontario's subarctic.
These brown mitts are made of moose hide. The fringe is made of deer hide. The fur trim is from a beaver.
Cree aboriginal women still use different bead patterns depending on their family and tribe ancestry.
These mitts will keep hands warm to - 45 0 C.
These brown moccasins are made of deer hide.
Chippewa aboriginal women still use different bead patterns depending on their family and tribe ancestry.
Necklace created by Moose Cree First Nation reserve in James Bay in north central Ontario in 1984.
Aboriginal Clothing External Links
- Aboriginal Clothing from the Aboriginal Canada Portal, Government of Canada
- Between Friends Aboriginal clothing and book drive to raise funds to help Aboriginal Canadians.