Musée de la mémoire vivante (Museum of Living Memory)
Saint-Jean-Port-Joli, Quebec

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The Last Beluga Fisherman

Carving up a beluga using knives and iron hooks
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Beam similar to the one used by Émile Lizotte to separate blubber from skin
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Mgr. Charles-Édouard Poiré, priest at Sainte-Anne-de-la-Pocatière from 1875 to 1896
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Leather strop for sharpening razors
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Émile Lizotte on his farm in Pointe-de-Rivière-Ouelle
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On the right, a 100-gallon barrel, like those used to store beluga oil
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Bombing a pod of belugas
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Dead beluga washed up on shore
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Dead belugas must be treated as toxic waste
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