Item YJ0004 - The Red River Cart

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The Red River Cart

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Statement of scale (cartographic)

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  • 1882-1967 (Creation)
    Yorkton (Sask.)

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1 photograph : b&w ; 12. 5 x 17.5 cm

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Red River Carts and tipis seen in an Indian encampment.

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Actually the Red River cart was a Métis invention. Aboriginals used the TRAVOIS. In time, the Red River Cart was used by Aboriginals: superiors transportation to the Travois.

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