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Klukwan's Weaving Legacy | Jilkaat Kwaan Heritage Center
The Chilkat women did not invent the art of Chilkat Weaving, it actually came from the Tsimshian people, but there were so many gifted weavers in Klukwan during the late 1800’s and early 1900’s that the art form became known as Chilkat Weaving. The art form was nearly lost when Jennie Thlunaut, the last of …