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Image No: NA-1269-1

Title: Marker at the International Boundary and principal meridian, Pembina area, Manitoba.

Date: 1869

Photographer/Illustrator: Seton, G.

Remarks: In background Cree shaman (medicine man) with pipe leads procession to willow enclose for a dog dance ritual. Cree camp at right. Midewiwin ritual. Sketch by Major G. Seton. Copied from Illustrated London News, January 29, 1870.

Subject(s): Pembina area, Manitoba - Monuments / Sketches / Dogs / Cree - Clothing / Cree - Rites and ceremonies / Cree - Social life and customs / Cree - Dwellings

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