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Blue canoe paddle

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Titles Blue canoe paddle
Description Wood canoe paddle with flared grip and rounded blade, both painted blue (center is unpainted). Attached tag reads, "BOAT PADDLE/ used by early day / lumbermen on boats".
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 65 inches length
6 inches width (blade)
1 1/2 inches diameter (handle)
Nomenclature paddle (watercraft equipment)
Materials wood (plant material)
Subjects Water Transportation
Used in: Minnesota, United States
Used by: Lumbermen--Minnesota.
Transportation. Water
Dates Creation: Not later than 1916
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 22TR.8 (inventory Number)

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