QUESTION: How does a medal earned by an Indigenous Hall of Famer connect with Indigenous ways of knowing and being?

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Tom Longboat medallion awarded to Ross Powless. He won the regional Tom Longboat Award in 1951 and 1952. Courtesy of the Brantford and Area Sports Hall of Recognition, 1984.30.3.

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Lacrosse sticks were originally made of hickory wood with the netting made of deer sinew and also included hawk feathers to bring strength of vision and wolf fur to bring speed and agility.
Courtesy of the Gaylord Powless Family.