A canoe found in 1987 by a local beachcomber is now displayed under glass at the Parris Island Museum at Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island. Oyster shells mask seams where its 18 fragmented remains were stitched together with plastic ties by Lynn Harris of East Carolina University.
A canoe found in 1987 by a local beachcomber is now displayed under glass at the Parris Island Museum at Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island. Oyster shells mask seams where its 18 fragmented remains were stitched together with plastic ties by Lynn Harris of East Carolina University. Matt McNab
A canoe found in 1987 by a local beachcomber is now displayed under glass at the Parris Island Museum at Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island. Oyster shells mask seams where its 18 fragmented remains were stitched together with plastic ties by Lynn Harris of East Carolina University. Matt McNab

Centuries-old canoe unveiled at Parris Island

June 18, 2014 10:00 PM

UPDATED June 18, 2014 10:18 PM

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