Chapter: Imagination

hair wreath

"In honour of those who passed"
1896 framed handmade wreath of human hair (from many in the Teulon district) Hair Wreath

Story

This wreath was made from human hair by Mrs. Harry (Christina) Dicks of Teulon, Manitoba. She made this in 1896 while she was recovering from scarlet fever. The hair used in this wreath was from many family members and the women and men living in the district at that time.