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20. Micmac war costume. Indian Island, N.S.
Description

The glass lantern slide is of a man, identified as a Micmac person, standing in a grassy setting with trees in the background. The man wears a red hat, a red sash across his chest, a white long-sleeved shirt with a red collar, cuffs and epaulets, a red kilt decorated with floral patterns at the bottom, and white leggings.