Team of trained moose, Caribou, 1942
Contributed by Caribou Public Library
Purchase a reproduction of this item on VintageMaineImages.com.
Albert Vaillancourt of Chelmsford, Ontario, rescued both moose as calves; one from a black bear and the other had become entangled in a neighbor's fence. He trained the moose to pull a sulky and a sleigh. He toured with his moose team all over Canada. (source: Aroostook Republican, Feb. 22, 1978)
The team of moose were an attraction at the Caribou Winter Carnival and Aroostook Sportsman's Show February 19-21, 1942.
- Title: Team of trained moose, Caribou, 1942
- Creation Date: 1942
- Subject Date: 1942
- Town: Caribou, Chelmsford
- County: Aroostook
- State: ME, Ontario
- Media: Ink on paper
- Dimensions (cm): 8.75 x 13.75
- Collection: Postcards of Caribou
- Object Type: Image
For more information about this item, contact:
Caribou Public Library
30 High Street, Caribou, ME 04736
Cross Reference Searches
LC Subject Headings
Share what you know about this item
... Or if there's a problem with this page, tell us.
We do NOT offer appraisals on like items. Check our Note on Appraisals.