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Every detail in these elaborate costumes worn by Stoney chiefs of the Canadian west has a meaning of its own and adheres faithfully to ancient traditions. The chief on the left of the trio wears a horned cap like a Norse Viking. Open in full size

Every detail in these elaborate costumes worn by Stoney chiefs of the Canadian west has a meaning of its own and adheres faithfully to ancient traditions. The chief on the left of the trio wears a horned cap like a Norse Viking.

Picture, 1945, English

Every detail in these elaborate costumes worn by Stoney chiefs of the Canadian west has a meaning of its own and adheres faithfully to ancient traditions. The chief on the left of the trio wears a horned cap like a Norse Viking.

Picture, 1945, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Indians - Canada - Tribes - Stoney

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0024218f