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K’aàwidaà’s Caribou Skin Lodge

November 20, 2018, 8:00 am - November 22, 2018, 9:00 pm

Caribou Skin Lodge

In 1893, American adventurer Frank Russell bought a caribou skin lodge from Tłı̨̨chǫ trading chief, K’aàwidaà (also known as Bear Lake Chief). One hundred years later, the lodge came back to the NWT.

From November 20-22, to mark the 20th anniversary of its return, K’aàwidaà’s lodge will again be on temporary display at the PWNHC.

Public Viewing and Interpretation

November 20-22, 3pm-5pm

Public Presentation

November 22, 7pm-9pm

“Bear Lake Chief’s Caribou Skin Conical Lodge: An Object Biography”

w/ Territorial Archaeologist Emeritus

Dr. Tom Andrews

Details

Start:
November 20, 2018, 8:00 am
End:
November 22, 2018, 9:00 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Whole Museum

Details

Start:
November 20, 2018, 8:00 am
End:
November 22, 2018, 9:00 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Whole Museum