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Licence plate

Object 2017.006.040

Licence plate

Licence plate

Novelty licence plates were produced by the Gwich’in First Nation as promotional items. Aklavik resident and elder Mary Kendi, a prolific sewer, community activist, and cultural instructor, fastened this plate to the front of her walker.

Object Details
Accession No.2017.006.040
MakerUnknown
Culture
Region
LocationAklavik, Mackenzie Delta
DateEarly 2000s
Moccasins
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Moccasins

Object 971.002.002 a,b

Moccasins

Moccasins

A pair of ankle-wrap moccasins made of moose hide and caribou hide. They were worn by the Tsiigehtchic participant in the last leg of the Western Arctic Centennial Dogsled Mail Run, 1970. As part of the Northwest Territories centennial celebrations, the mail run was made in relays from Fort Smith to Inuvik between March 15 and April 12, 1970.

Object Details
Accession No.971.002.002 a,b
MakerAndre, Eliza
Culture
Region
LocationTsiigehtchic, Mackenzie Delta
Datec. 1970