Fonds - Bow Workshop fonds

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Bow Workshop fonds

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  • Nov. 2005 and Jan. 2006 (Creation)

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6 DVD : col.
30 photographs : col.
0.75 cm of textual records

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The bow workshops were held in Kugluktuk (Coppermine) and Cambridge Bay, Nunavut. The workshops provided an opportunity to preserve traditional Inuit skills through oral history interviews and the teaching of traditional bow construction techniques. The workshops were organised by Kitikmeot Heritage Society.

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Fonds consists of audio-visual recordings and photographs documenting the bow workshops conducted in Kugluktuk (Coppermine) and Cambridge Bay (Iqaluktuuttiaq), Nunavut. Photographs depict the participants involved in construction of bows and in oral history interviews. Audio-visual recordings include oral history interviews and footage from the workshops.

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