Making a bark canoe (A)

Australia, 1962

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Episode number 4 of Series “Alcheringa (A)”.
A detailed description of the processes involved in making a bark canoe. Includes the proper way to remove the heavy water-soaked bark, the steam heating to make it pliable to shape the stern and bow, and the way to sew the ends together.

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Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies

Language

English

Duration

00:16:32:00

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Colour

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