Drawing

About this object

Narrative

Created by a student at the Alberni Resedential School in the late 1930s. The school was located near the Tseshaht reserve, Tsahaheh 1, about 4 kilometres north of Port Alberni.

Physical description

Northwest Coast style raven drawn with grey, green and red pencil crayon; paper with image is glued to a larger piece of paper. Ink inscription above the image reads Mythical Raven from Legend of "The Fisherman and Raven" from print in A. P. Niblack "The Tribes of Alaska and the Northwest Coast of British Columbia" 1888.