or thousands of years, Aboriginal
people have depended on the rich marine resources of Atlantic Canada for
sustenance and raw materials. Gabriel Acquin, great Sagmore of the Maliseets,
was a skilled fishing and hunting guide, and in 1883 represented Aboriginal
people at an international fisheries exhibition in London, England.
Gabriel Acquin with Paddle, Maliseet First Nation
The 22nd (Cheshire) Regiment Museum