Dumont, Gabriel, File Fragment, Used as Scraper, 02 (Front)

Title: Dumont, Gabriel, File Fragment, Used as Scraper, 02 (Front)
Subject: Dumont, Gabriel, Scraper, Hides, Furs, Trapping, Fisher, Dennis and Jean
Description: This image (by Peter Beszterda) is of a file fragment that was likely used as a hide scraper. It was collected from land once owned by Gabriel Dumont at Gabriel`s Crossing by Dennis and Jean Fisher and their sons in the late 1960s or early 1970s. It is part of the Dennis and Jean Fisher Collection. This collection contains archaeological artifacts taken from the battlefields of the 1885 Resistance as well as Fort Pitt (Saskatchewan), Cumberland House (Saskatchewan) and St. Peter’s Mission, Montana. The collection also includes various artifacts and ephemera relating to the 1885 Resistance and Gabriel Dumont.
Date: 1870s-80s?
Type: Image
Date of Copyright: December 15, 2011
Coverage: Batoche, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
GDI Media Filename: Dumont, Gabriel, File Fragment, Used as Scraper (Front).jpg

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Category Fisher, Dennis and Jean Archaeological and Historical Artifact Collection