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Tomah Joseph's Gift to Franklin Roosevelt
  • By Jean Flahive
  • By Donald Soctomah
  • By Mary Beth Owens
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Franklin Delano Roosevelt, the man who would become the thirty-second president of the United States, joyfuly spent his boyhood summers on Campobello Island. IThere that he met Tomah Joseph, a Passamaquoddy elder and former chief who made his living as a guide, birchbark canoe builder, and basketmaker. Authors Soctomah and Flahive imagine the relationship that developed between these two as Tomah Joseph taught young Franklin how to canoe and shared some of the stories and culture of his people. A beautifully decorated birchbark canoe that he made for Franklin remains at Campobello Island, a tangible reminder of this special friendship.

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  • Additional Details
    • SKU: 9780884483007
    • Manufacturer: Tilbury House Publ
    • Language of Text: English
    • ISBN 13: 9780884483007
    • Publication Date: 06/01/2009
    • Format: Hardcover
    • Author: Jean Flahive
    • Author: Donald Soctomah
    • Author: Mary Beth Owens
    • Page Count: 1
    • Width: 9.00 inches
    • Height: 10.10 inches
    • Length: 0.40 inches
    • Weight: 0.95 pounds
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