Skin Barge Frames at Fort Simpson
'Frame of skin barge. Fort Simpson'
A barge, stripped of its hide hull, sits on the river bank at Fort Simpson in the Northwest Territories. Hides for trade were often used as boat hulls, acting as both cargo and transportation.
Miriam Green Ellis
Miriam Green Ellis, “Skin Barge Frames at Fort Simpson,” Bruce Peel Special Collections Library Online Exhibits, accessed October 16, 2021, https://omeka.library.ualberta.ca/items/show/490.