Traditional Earth Skills of North America

Living History Presentations

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Building a bark canoe

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Mike and  friend Jay Becker

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Bending ribs

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Paddles like a dream

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Four happy canoe builders

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Some of my favorites. Please be patient as they load.

Mike Dennis can be contacted at:


Phone: (973) 570-2882

Sussex NJ 07461





Traditional Earth Skills

PO Box 353 Madison NJ 07940


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The Little Big Tipi

Classic Birchbark canoe style of the 1700’s

Camp on the Spokane river

My life in a Tipi

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Reading tracks and sign

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Carving a bow staff using a crooked knife

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History Day in  Newton

Fire by friction

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Ancient Glacial Lake Passaic  near Madison NJ

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Global warming is real

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Recent Earth changes are increasing

Our choice is clear