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Birchbark notebook
Description Birchbark notebook collected by Bishop Henry Benjamin Whipple. Cover and pages made of birchbark. Cover is bound with sweetgrass and thread. Floral designs made from dyed porcupine quills embroidered on the front and back covers.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 6 inches length
3 7/8 inches width
Nomenclature Notebook
Quillwork
Creation Made by (possibly) Ojibwe Indians
Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Made in (possibly) Minnesota, United States
Subjects Collected by: Whipple, Bishop Henry Benjamin
Made by (possibly) Ojibwe Indians
Made by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Made in (possibly) Minnesota, United States
Indian. Communication
Indian. Art
Dates Discovery: Approximately 1860 - Approximately 1901

Credit Line Gift of the Sibley House Association of the Minnesota Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 1874.B