Totem poles are monumental sculptures carved on poles, posts, or pillars with
symbols or figures made from large trees, mostly western red cedar, ...
Totem poles are monuments created by First Nations of the Pacific Northwest to
... Most totem poles are made from Western red cedar, a rot-resistant tree that is ...
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Who made the Totem Poles? Totem Poles were not created by all Native Indian
tribes and their production was limited to Northwest Indian tribes located in the ...
How old are totem poles? Since the late 1700s, as Native people gradually
acquired metal tools, the aboriginals from southeastern Alaska and the Northwest
The beginnings of totem pole construction are not known. Being made of wood
they decay easily in the rainforest environment of the Northwest Coast, so no ...
The term "totem pole" is not a native Northwest Coast phrase. ... Tall multiple-
figure poles were first made only by the northern Northwest Coast Haida, Tlingit,
Totem poles in front of houses in Alert Bay, British Columbia in the 1900s. ....
provide a sort of rot resistance, and the fire is made with chips carved from the
Mar 23, 2015 ... The totem pole is a monument created by Northwest Coast Aboriginal peoples to
serve variously as a signboard, genealogical record and ...
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Jul 3, 2015 ... Totem poles are monumental sculptures carved on poles, posts, or pillars with
symbols or figures made from large trees, mostly western red ...