Notukeu Heritage Museum
Ponteix, Saskatchewan

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Henri Liboiron - A lifetime of Discovery

Henri's pottery
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Rock painting pigments
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This artifact was found on the Niska site.  Henri was able to identify this object as a drill.
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Model of Bison Run
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Model of a trading post
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Henri documented his experiments and methods.
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The pigments Mr. Liboiron used are now displayed in the museum.
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Turtles seemed to be one of Henri's favorite subjects.
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Mr. Liboiron made notes of everything that happened during his experiments.
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Some of the experiements lasted months.
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Mr. Liboiron was meticulous in trying all methods.
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Henri found his material in the earth around Ponteix.
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This cloth was dyed a delicate shade of blue using Saskatoon berry juice.
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Different material produced nearly the same shade of pigments used for painting.
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Mr. Liboiron used a plethora of material.
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Even batteries provided material for Henri's experiments.
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Even after decades in the museum, the material Mr. Liboiron used to experiment is still vibrant.
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Pot made by Henri using traditional firing methods.
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