Photographic Print

Photographic Print

Archival item



1932.43.24
circa 1870
Black and white photo of a "dog travill" (sic), Fort Walsh, Cypress Hills, Sask., late 1878’s.

A travois or travail is a historical frame structure that was used by indigenous peoples,notably the Plains Aboriginals of North America, to drag loads over land.
Paper
Length: 14.7 cm; Width: 8.9 cm;
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