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The Little Missinaibi River From Top To Bottom – Intro, Maps, and Logistics

Introduction:  Flowing 65 kilometers from its headwaters in Sunset Lake to its mouth at Whitefish Bay in Missinaibi Lake, the Little Missinaibi is not a long river. A little past its halfway point it widens out with shallow bays that reach in all directions. The … Continue reading

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The Ojibwe Rock Paintings of Killarney’s Collins Inlet

Table of Contents: Location of the Collins Inlet Pictograph Site Selwyn Dewdney and Thor Conway Report On The site Panel I Panel II Panel III Panel IV Wrap-Up: Conway’s Four Panels Other Supposed Sites Near Collins Inlet Dewdney’s Astonishing Serpent … Continue reading

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Anishinaabe Pictographs On The Bloodvein: the Murdock – Larus Site

Related Post: Bloodvein Headwaters Day 4: Murdock Lake to Larus Lake A  highlight of the six  days we spent on the headwaters of the Bloodvein River system was the chance to see a number of Anishinaabe (that is, Ojibwe or Chippewa) pictograph sites. As … Continue reading

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Anishinaabe Pictographs On The Bloodvein: The Artery Lake Site

Previous Post: Bloodvein Headwaters Day 6: Barclay Lake To Artery Lake Paddling by the series of rock face with rock paintings made by Ojibwe shamans perhaps three hundred years ago, we seemed to slip into another dimension.  We weren’t canoe tripping anymore … Continue reading

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The Anishinaabe Rock Paintings of Agawa Rock

See Related Posts in the Anishinaabe Rock Images Folder. Images expand with a click; blue text leads to additional information with a click. Easy to access – but easy to miss!  As you’re driving along the Trans-Canada Highway (Hwy 17), … Continue reading

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Anishinaabe Pictograph Sites of Manitoba

Previous Post: Anishinaabe Pictograph Sites of Ontario. Anishinaabe Pictograph Sites of The Canadian Shield is my introduction to a series of posts, each dealing with a Canadian province or U.S. area where Indigenous Peoples’ (Algonkin, Ojibwe, Cree, Dene) rock paintings are found. This work in … Continue reading

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Anishinaabe Pictograph Sites In Ontario

The Previous Post – Anishinaabe Pictograph Sites of the Canadian Shield – provides an overview. This post looks specifically at sites located in Ontario. See the Anishinaabe Rock Images folder for more posts on various provinces and states. Note that Anishinaabe (one of many … Continue reading

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Anishinaabe Pictograph Sites Of The Canadian Shield

Table of Contents: The Canadian Shield Defined The Algonkian Homeland The Shield As Canoe Country The Shield As Pictograph Country Essential Reading On Algonkian Rock Images Selwyn Dewdney Grace Rajnovich Thor Conway Posts On Specific Areas Algonkian Pictograph Sites of … Continue reading

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