The Québec Cree at Mistissini 'Reserve'
Bitter wind in winter.....
.....followed by more relaxed times in summer
Cleaning fish and drying nets
Young girls at play
Teenagers home for the summer meet in the Mistissini primary
school to elect officers of the Beaver Club. The formation of this Club
represents the emergence of an adolescent subculture rooted in their
experiences at boarding school.
Returned students also bring new recreation to Mistissini
Cree men discussing the advantages of different rifle
shells for hunting at the Mistissini Hudson Bay Post
Loading provisions purchased at the Hudson Bay Post.
Canoes equipped with outboard motors made transportation to summer camps much easier.