A birch bark canoe with a wooden frame. Traces of fir resin are visible.

Title: Birch bark canoe

Source : CDFM huron-wendat / Craftworkers: Monique Picard Gros-Louis, Michel Savard & Marc Sioui

Year: 2011

The many waterways in North America made birch bark canoes the ideal means of transportation. Light and easy to transport, they were made in various sizes and shapes in function of their intended use.