Museums and other institutions with string figure artefacts

- an inventory of string figures mounted on card, string figures on film, string figure photographs, and recordings of string figure songs

Compiled by Martin Probert

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NATIONAL ARCHIVES OF CANADA, OTTAWA, ONTARIO

Acknowledgement: I wish to thank Martin Lanthier, Reference Archivist, for listening to the soundtrack of the film below in order to supply information concerning the figures depicted. Mr Lanthier adds that at present (December 2002) the databases are not comprehensive: further items may exist in the archive.

Film: Eskimo Arts and Crafts

Photograph entitled "Woman making string figure"

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