digplanet beta 1: Athena
Share digplanet:

Agriculture

Applied sciences

Arts

Belief

Business

Chronology

Culture

Education

Environment

Geography

Health

History

Humanities

Language

Law

Life

Mathematics

Nature

People

Politics

Science

Society

Technology

Redirect to:


Original courtesy of Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Birch_bark_scrolls — Please support Wikipedia.
This page uses Creative Commons Licensed content from Wikipedia. A portion of the proceeds from advertising on Digplanet goes to supporting Wikipedia.
194 videos foundNext > 

WIIGWAASSABAKOON / BIRCH BARK SCROLLS

This film records an Anishinaabe scroll keeper named Miskomin teaching Native American students about birch bark scrolls, wiigwaasabakoon. It was made by Med...

Birch Bark Scroll #4

This is a birch bark scroll that literally made the tobacco dance when we offered it to it. This is a beautiful piece unlike any of the others that I have ha...

Birch Bark Scroll #1

This birch bark scroll sits in the Museum of Civilization in Hull, Quebec. It is quite detailed and in need of some tender loving care. This scroll can also ...

Birch Bark Scroll #3

This birch bark scroll is unlike the others the Museum of Civilization collections. Since it did not use the layer of birch bark commonly used. In my opinion...

Birch Bark Scrolls

This is a video for a project on Native American birch bark scroll.

Birch Bark Scroll #2

This scroll is also in the Museum of Civilization and has some reference to the four miido or the beings that sit in the four directions. This scroll can als...

Medieval SHOPPING LIST found in Russia

Medieval SHOPPING LIST found in Russia: 14th century document among dozens of birch bark scrolls discovered in ancient city Dozens of writings from the 14th ...

Making bird sounds using thin piece of a birch bark while in Vladimir, Russia

Making bird sounds using thin piece of a birch bark while in Vladimir, Russia Birch bark or birchbark is the bark of several Eurasian and North American birc...

THE SERPENT

This story was composed and drawn by Rainy. It was made in a class about birch bark scrolls, wiigwaasabakoon, taught by Miskomin, an Anishinaabe scroll keepe...

birch-bark-harvesting-small

Wayne Valliere demonstrating birch bark harvesting, July, 2013.

194 videos foundNext > 

15 news items

Daily Mail

Daily Mail
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 03:47:31 -0700

The discovery of dozens of birch-bark documents in Russia has revealed what life was like from the 11th to 15th Century. Each has a various message inscribed on bits of wood, preserved in mud for centuries until the present day. The finds include a ...

Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
Sun, 08 Feb 2015 01:22:30 -0800

In the winning piece, the figure of her son carries a basket which holds birch bark scrolls. “This one is about him kind of cruising around on a normal day, just kind of making do,” Hornig said. “The scrolls are kind of a list of things that he does ...

gulfnews.com

gulfnews.com
Sun, 19 Oct 2014 02:45:00 -0700

The first birch-bark scrolls were found in 1951. At the huge pit on Bolshaya Moskovskaya Street, which yielded some of the most important finds this summer, Yazikov bounded down a ramp, descending through hundreds of years of Russian history (with ...

Indian Country Today Media Network

Indian Country Today Media Network
Tue, 23 Dec 2014 11:52:30 -0800

... to develop a thorough knowledge of her native language, which is required to understand the meaning of giant earthwork mounds, ancient rock art and sacred birch bark scrolls that hold thousands of years of ceremonial knowledge and cultural teachings.
 
Newswise (press release)
Thu, 06 Nov 2014 13:55:39 -0800

... to develop a thorough knowledge of her native language, which is required to understand the meaning of giant earthwork mounds, ancient rock art and sacred birch bark scrolls that hold thousands of years of ceremonial knowledge and cultural teachings.

Saskatoon StarPhoenix

Saskatoon StarPhoenix
Wed, 07 Jan 2015 07:49:15 -0800

... examine the role that animals play in Ojibwe cultures. My book, Living with Animals: Ojibwe Spirit Powers, tries to do just that. I let 19th-century Ojibwe birch bark scrolls, rock art, medicine bags, dreams, songs and stories disclose the ...
 
St. Catharines Standard
Sun, 24 Nov 2013 13:11:15 -0800

Containers for storage and cooking were also fashioned from birch bark. Important history and philosophy was recorded on birch bark scrolls. Manitowaning, on Manitoulin's east coast, was the first European settlement while just north, Wikwemikong ...
 
Net Newsledger
Fri, 08 Feb 2013 21:25:20 -0800

They shared that the story needed to be written using red ochre, and they talked about a special ceremony that was done recently to pass the birch bark scrolls to Elder Dave Courchene. The Grandmothers also shared that the Spirit asked them to choose ...
Loading

Oops, we seem to be having trouble contacting Twitter

Support Wikipedia

A portion of the proceeds from advertising on Digplanet goes to supporting Wikipedia. Please add your support for Wikipedia!

Searchlight Group

Digplanet also receives support from Searchlight Group. Visit Searchlight