"200 Year Old Birchbark Canoe

beaver

Birchbark CanoeingBuilder
This canoe could be the World's oldest bark canoe!
 

Attachments

  • Antique Canoe1s.jpg
    Antique Canoe1s.jpg
    246.5 KB · Views: 599
  • Antique Canoe2s.jpg
    Antique Canoe2s.jpg
    217.4 KB · Views: 522
Last edited:
Museum of Natural History

Don't forget the Museum of Natural History in NYC. They have an extensive collection of aboriginal canoes and kayaks which they collected from around the world. I got a private tour of their store rooms back in the early '90s and was quite impressed. Their collection consisted of mostly dugouts and skin on frame kayaks but I do recall a bark boat or two.

Jim C.
 
Back
Top