Wigwam Building

Video Summary: 

Building a wigwam is a family affair. As a young man Russ Northrup learned how to build one from his Elders, and now he's teaching his family and others the traditional craft of wigwam building. Another Ojibwe word for the structure is "Waaginogaan." Learn more on Native Report (WDSE/WRPT) January 2020.

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