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Traditional Fire-Starting

Two young girls try to start a fire using a fire bow, while two others look on.

Traditional Fire-Starting

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If you didn't have access to matches or a lighter, could you start a fire? Traditionally the Tlingit people used the natural resources around them to create fire, cook their food and stay warm. Visit the park to try your hand at these fire-starting techniques.

 

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Subject:
Anthropology, Fire Safety
type:
Field Trip Program

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