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Object Name Snowshoe
Date 1915
Maker Pelleitier, John
Material Wood
Used Raquette Lake/Blue Mountain Lake
Description Snowshoes, possibly Alaskan style. Very long and fairly narrow, with upturned toe and long tapering tail. Lacing in center section is much thicker than rawhide in toe and heel sections. Partial leather binding (toe portion only) attached to each .

Made by John Pelletier (see accession folder for much more information about Pelletier).
Used to carry mail from Raquette Lake to Blue Mountain Lake.
Dimensions W-11.5 L-53 D-2.5 inches
Collection SP060B Snowshoes
People Pelletier, John Barclay
Catalog Number 1956.055.0001a-b
Other number AM 0516
Imagefile 051\1956.055.0001.JPG
Species Snowshoe
Owned by LaPrairie, Beecher (?)