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The Pirogue Maker

Discussion in 'Birchbarks, Dugouts and Primitive Craft' started by beaver, May 3, 2010.

  1. beaver

    beaver Birchbark CanoeingBuilder

    In 1948 pirogue-making was becoming a disappearing art. This may have been the last pirogue made in Louisiana.

    Black and White Film 14 minutes. http://www.folkstreams.net/film,188
     
  2. msturd

    msturd Michael Sturdevant

    Very interesting video...as are all the videos and information you post! Thank you for doing what you do and sharing it with all of us. Michael
     
  3. chris pearson

    chris pearson Michigan Canoe Nut

    Very cool, neat how they split that big Cypress log.;)
     

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