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Mi'kmaq (Micamac) passengers traveling on a boat across the Bras d'Or Lake to Merigomish Island (in background), for the annual Procession of St. Anne, a Catholic ceremony honoring the patron saint of the Mi'kmaq, held at Chapel Island and Merigomish Island, Nova Scotia. The chapel used during the procession is in the background.

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Outdoor portrait of Mi'kmaq (Micmac) man Peter Paul, father of Flora Jane Paul and husband of Mary Anne Paul on Merigomish Island, Nova Scotia. He wears a beaded and feathered hat, and a beaded bandolier sash, regalia probably commissioned by the Prince of Wales in 1860 for a visit he made to the Province, modeled from the Nova Scotia Coat of Arms....

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The formal procession out of the chapel on Chapel Island, before speeches given by Kji-Sagamaw Gabriel Sylliboy and Father Pacifique, during the annual Procession of St. Anne, a Catholic ceremony honoring the patron saint of the Mi'kmaq, held at Chapel Island and Merigomish Island in Nova Scotia.

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The formal procession out of the chapel on Chapel Island, before speeches given by Kji-Sagamaw Gabriel Sylliboy and Father Pacifique, during the annual Procession of St. Anne, a Catholic ceremony honoring the patron saint of the Mi'kmaq, held at Chapel Island and Merigomish Island in Nova Scotia.

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The formal procession out of the chapel on Chapel Island, before speeches given by Kji-Sagamaw Gabriel Sylliboy and Father Pacifique, during the annual Procession of St. Anne, a Catholic ceremony honoring the patron saint of the Mi'kmaq, held at Chapel Island and Merigomish Island in Nova Scotia.

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Returning the shrine of Saint Anne back to the chapel on Chapel Island after the speeches given by Kji-Sagamaw Gabriel Sylliboy and Father Pacifique, during the annual Procession of St. Anne, a Catholic ceremony honoring the patron saint of the Mi'kmaq, held at Chapel Island and Merigomish Island in Nova Scotia.

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View of the interior of the completed wigwam, with baskets, and cast iron pots at hearth. From a series showing the construction of a Mi'kmaq (Micmac) wigwam by Chris and Mary Josephine Morris on the Eskasoni Reserve, Nova Scotia. See also N19866-N19894. The poles and birchbark coverings from the wigwam are in the NMAI collection (catalog number 17...

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View of the interior of the completed wigwam, with baskets, and cast iron pots at hearth. From a series showing the construction of a Mi'kmaq (Micmac) wigwam by Chris and Mary Josephine Morris on the Eskasoni Reserve, Nova Scotia. See also N19866-N19894. The poles and birchbark coverings from the wigwam are in the NMAI collection (catalog number 17...

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Outdoor portrait of Mi'kmaq (Micmac) women Mali A'n (Morris) Sylliboy and Mary Josephine (MacCleod) Morris posed in front of a birchbark wigwam, constructed by Mrs. Morris and her husband Chris Morris during Johnson's visit on the Eskasoni Reserve, Nova Scotia. They wear embroidered or beaded jackets, shawls, and beaded conical hats. The wigwam may...

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Outdoor portrait of Mi'kmaq (Micmac) man Chris Morris, posed with baskets and his eel rack with eels hung to dry. He is in front of the birchbark wigwam that he and his wife Mary Josephine had just finished making (NMAI object 176513) on the Eskasoni Reserve, Nova Scotia. Saltwater eels are a traditional Mi'kmaq food speared at night in the Bras d'...