Tumpline [Algonquian tump, "pack strap"], a long leather strap or sling, broad at the middle and tapered at both ends, which crosses the chest or forehead and attaches to a pack or other load. It was used to portage loads of fur-trade goods.
- MLA 8TH EDITION
- Colombo, John Robert. "Tumpline". The Canadian Encyclopedia, 01 March 2017, Historica Canada. https://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/article/tumpline. Accessed 20 April 2019.
- APA 6TH EDITION
- Colombo, J., Tumpline (2017). In The Canadian Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/article/tumpline
- CHICAGO 17TH EDITION
- Colombo, John Robert, "Tumpline". In The Canadian Encyclopedia. Historica Canada. Article published February 07, 2006; last modified March 01, 2017. https://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/article/tumpline
- TURABIAN 8TH EDITION
- John Robert Colombo, The Canadian Encyclopedia, s.v. "Tumpline", last modified March 01, 2017, https://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/article/tumpline
|Article by||John Robert Colombo|
|Published Online||February 7, 2006|
|Last Edited||May 12, 2015|