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Courtenay at night – Lewis Park

Courtenay at night – Totem poles at the entrance to Lewis Park

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Snuneymuxw First Nation totem

Snuneymuxw First Nation totem – Nanaimo

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Snuneymuxw First Nation totems

Snuneymuxw First Nation totem poles – Nanaimo  

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Totem Poles – K’ómoks First Nation

Totem poles – K’ómoks First Nation

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Alert Bay Namgis Burial Grounds

The Namgis (or Nimpkish) Burial Grounds is an old native cemetery, one of the few places in coastal British Columbia where memorial totem poles remain in their original location. The burial grounds are located at Alert Bay on Cormorant Island, … Continue reading

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Totem Poles – Victoria

I did not realize how weather beaten this totem pole was until much later after I had shot the image – there must be a story here…

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Chemainus – more than murals

There’s more to the artistry in Chemainus than murals – including wood carvings that depict the history of Chemainus and the Cowichan Valley.   Bronze statues of people who helped shape much of Vancouver Island – H.R. MacMillan of MacMillan … Continue reading

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Victoria – totem poles

Totem poles in the James Bay area of Victoria

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