1990- In my 20's, two sacred Cannibal Bird masks- belonging to Chief Tony Hunt (Kwa kwa ka' kwak)- making of "The Spirit of the Mask";in old-growth forest above Vancouver;
The original Sasquatch? British Columbia early 1900's. Kwa-kwa ka kwak (Kwakiutl) native/first nations dance regalia.
Early battle with Bigfoot...European forests mid 1500's AD. Just legend or depicting a real battle of the day? These forest-dwelling giant hairy wildmen were regularly depicted in European art, poems, coats-of-arms for centuries and appear as giant sasquatch like creatures to this day in local festivals across that continent.