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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.
About This Item
- Title: Team of trained moose, Caribou, 1942
- Creation Date: 1942
- Subject Date: 1942
- Town: Caribou, Chelmsford
- County: Aroostook
- State: ME, ON
- Media: Ink on paper
- Dimensions: 8.75 cm x 13.75 cm
- Collection: Postcards of Caribou
- Object Type: Image
For more information about this item, contact:Caribou Public Library
30 High Street, Caribou, ME 04736
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LC Subject Headings
- Animal teams
- Caribou Winter Carnival and Aroostook Sportsman's Show February 19-21, 1942
- Humorous pictures
- Aroostook Sportsmen's Show
- Caribou, ME
- Moose team
- Sportsmen's Show
- Winter Carnival
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