Snowshoe afghan

Title

Snowshoe afghan

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Description

Blanket hand-crocheted and knitted, featuring the colors of 92 American and Canadian snowshoe clubs. Constructed with sections in the style of snowshoers' "tuques". Produced between 1943 and 1955. The central motif features the colors of the local and national Snowshoers' unions, as well as the colors awarded to the past presidents of those unions.

Rights

Contact host institution for more information.

Type

3D object--Blanket

Files

showshoeafghan.jpg

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Citation

Gagné, Antoinette, “Snowshoe afghan,” Franco American Digital Archives/Portail franco-américain: Beta, accessed January 29, 2023, http://beta.francoamericanportal.org/items/show/18.

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