Penobscot rootclub by Russell Joe, Indian Island, ca. 1930

Contributed by Hudson Museum, Univ. of Maine


This club is attributed to Penobscot carver Russell Joe (Granton Russell Joseph), who lived from the early 1900s to the mid 1960s on Indian Island.

Russell Joe carved rootclubs, walking sticks and tomahawks and sold them to visitors.

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  • Title: Penobscot rootclub by Russell Joe, Indian Island, ca. 1930
  • Creator: Granton Russell Joseph
  • Creation Date: circa 1930
  • Subject Date: circa 1930
  • Location: Indian Island, Penobscot County, ME
  • Media: Wood
  • Local Code: HM 164
  • Object Type: Physical Object

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Hudson Museum, Univ. of Maine
5746 Maine Center for the Arts, Orono, ME 04469
(207) 581-1902

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