Author Results for F.V. Longstaff

British Columbia Indian Dug-Out Canoes

By F.V. Longstaff

  The cedar dug-out canoes of the north-west coast are works of art, both as regards lines and decoration, riding very dry in a heavy sea even with only 2 or 3 inches of freeboard. There are two main types, which can be roughly divided into: a northern one with both the bow and stern […] Read More

Filed under: Other (Nineteenth C) | Other (Twentieth C) | Pacific
Subjects include: Archaeology | Historic Vessels, Museums & Restoration | Leisure & Small Craft | Ship Models & Figureheads | Whaling & Fishing