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Sacred place: Parks superintendent Dave McLennan checks out the walkway in the $750;000 building protecting the Peterborough Petroglyphs from erosion and acid rain. The ancient carvings; believed to have been done by Ojibwa medicine men between 500 and 1;000 years ago; are records of their visions and depict the most important symbols in their religious life. Open in full size

Sacred place: Parks superintendent Dave McLennan checks out the walkway in the $750;000 building protecting the Peterborough Petroglyphs from erosion and acid rain. The ancient carvings; believed to have been done by Ojibwa medicine men between 500 and 1;000 years ago; are records of their visions and depict the most important symbols in their religious life.

Picture, 1985, English

Sacred place: Parks superintendent Dave McLennan checks out the walkway in the $750;000 building protecting the Peterborough Petroglyphs from erosion and acid rain. The ancient carvings; believed to have been done by Ojibwa medicine men between 500 and 1;000 years ago; are records of their visions and depict the most important symbols in their religious life.

Picture, 1985, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Canada - Ontario - Peteboro

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0107611f