"The Indian people and their art touched me deeply … By the time I reached home my mind was made up. I was going to picture totem poles in their own village settings as complete a collection of them as I could." 1

1Emily Carr, Growing Pains – An Autobiography, (Toronto: Irwin Publishing, 1946), 211.


Emily Carr
c. 1907
Alaska, Sitka, UNITED STATES
© 1946, Irwin Publishing. All rights reserved.

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