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13 Archival description results for Knitting
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- [1932 or 1933]
Documentary. "How the famous Vancouver Island sweaters are made by Indian women on the [Koksilah Reserve, Duncan, B.C.], from the selecting of the sheep to the ready-knit sweaters." Knitter Mary Ann Modeste is featured.
Part of Duncan Macphail fonds
The collection consists of interviews pertaining to Cowichan Indian knitting.
Cowichan Indian Band, collector
- 1976 [date recorded]
Part of Ruth M. Chambers fonds
RECORDED: [location unknown], 1976 SUMMARY: In an interview by Wendy Chambers, Magnus Colvin -- who lives near Cowichan Station -- discusses aspects of the area's history, possibly including his mother's role in teaching local Indian women how to knit sweaters by the Fair Isle method.
- [ca. 1890]