Snowshoes, Young Child’s Size

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Children’s snowshoes were made very differently from those of adults. They were just round with one piece of wood for the bridge. That’s how they were made for children who were just starting to snowshoe. They were made smaller for them for better mobility.

– Job Kawapit, Whapmagoostui

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Child Care, Snowshoes and Toboggans, Transportation
 

Zone

The Community’s Way of Life
 

Lending Institution / Lender

Canadian Museum of Civilization
 

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