Cree Sacred Sites: Tyrone Tootoosis

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This visual is of a Plains Cree camp on the Great Northern Plains of Saskatchewan, Canada. Shot was taken in the Cypress Hills of Saskatchewan in the early 1880s.
Already, the Buffalo Nation had been exterminated via Canadian Government Policy, and it became impossible to repair bison hide tipis. First Nations had no choice but to resort to using canvas to make tipis, and when winter came, thousands froze to death.
Mistahi Muskwa-Big Bear`s camp.
Shot was taken in the Cypress Hills of Saskatchewan in the early 1880s.
Already, the Buffalo Nation had been exterminated via Canadian Government Policy.They had no choice but to resort to using canvas to make tipis…and when winter came, thousands froze to death.

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