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Object Name Canoe
Date 1900-1920
Maker [Tom] George and [Herman] Bliss
Material Wood
Description Guideboat-built Open Paddling Canoe
L: 14'10"B: 34"Wt: 53 lbs

Built for recreational paddling, this canoe has strip-planked decks supported by scalloped deck beams. It has never had a carrying yoke. It has a conservative shape, with neither the high stems of the museum's Nickerson canoe (67.209) or the tubby shape of the Hanmer canoe (71.194).
Notes 14' 10" X 34.25", 53 lbs.
Dimensions W-2.833 L-14.833 feet
Collection BBB120
Catalog Number 1956.075.0002a-b
Other number AM 2547, cat. 25
Imagefile 051\1956.075.0002 COLOR.JPG
Species Canoe