Pride of the Indian Wardrobe: Northern Athapaskan Footwear4101-045-144
Pride of the Indian Wardrobe: Northern Athapaskan Footwear
Product No. 4101-045-144
Judy Thompson - This detailed analysis of footwear from the tribes of western Canada and Alaska is an excellent study of slip on, ankle wrap and boot type moccasins from 24 tribes in this area. Based on the earliest recorded descriptions, and the finest current and historic examples from the Bata Shoe Museum and Canadian Museum of Civilization, this study provides fascinating insights into the culture and its change through time. Also includes information on materials and methods of construction, and an appendix illustrating the major types of moccasins in North America. 198 pages, 197 photographs (8 in full color), illustrations & maps.