Shashish|Anutshish : a virtual museum to explore past and present First Nations culture.


Uashat mak Mani-Utenam

The objects surrounding us are priceless for what they tell of our history. Here, objects were chosen by the members of the Uashat mak Mani-Utenam community in order to constitute a collection showing what is important to them.

Pascal André Kapesh has selected this item because ...

Because this object belonged to my grandfather and he was proud of it. This is for sharpening knives and crooked knives. My grandfather was very proud of it and I, too, am proud to have it.

Which object is it?

Cough syrupLaminated photograph of her grandmother, Caroline Tshernish Pinette, and her mother, Blandine Fontaine Bark portage pack Black stone