A Canadian Family

Genealogy and Vintage Postcards

Paddling to his Tepee, Lake of the Woods, Ont., Canada (5/14)

Native Canoe | Big Grassy river 35G, Big Island Mainland 93, Saug-a-Gaw-Sing 1

I have no information about this postcard beyond the inscription on the front (Paddling to his tepee on Lake-of-the-Woods), however I do know that the native settlements of that immediatearea are  Mishkosiminiziibiing  (Big Grassy River First Nation)Naongashiing  (Big Island)    and  Saug-A-Gaw-Sing – ᓄᓇᖃᖅᑳᖅᓯᒪᔪᑦ ᓄᓇᓕᖏᑦ.

Index: The History of Canoeing in Canada Through Vintage Postcards

April 6, 2012 - Posted by | . | , , , , , , ,

No comments yet.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s