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Preparing Cedar Bark (Nakoaktok)
  • Edward Sheriff Curtis
    1868–1952
    born: Whitewater, Wisconsin, United States ; died: Los Angeles, California, United States ; active: United States
  • Preparing Cedar Bark (Nakoaktok), 1915
  • The North American Indian (1907-1930) Volume X
  • Where object was made: Canada
  • photogravure
  • Object Height/Width: 35 x 26.5 cm
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • S2007.108
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Copy of a photograph of a woman squatting before a wooden apparatus. She wears a cape of loosely woven cedar bark. She is holding a wooden slat against another wooden slat with a strip of cedar bark between. Black and white.