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Wishram Texts and Ethnography

William Bright - 1990 - Language Arts & Disciplines - Limited preview
The works of Edward Sapir (1884 - 1939) continue to provide inspiration to all interested in the study of human language. Since most of his published works are relatively inaccessible, and valuable unpublished material has been found, the ...

The Haida Indians: Cultural Change Mainly Between 1876-1970. With 5 Maps

J. H. Van Den Brink - 1974 - Social Science - Limited preview
A sociographic historical description of the culture and organization of two groups of Haida Indians on the Queen Charlotte Islands.

Sliammon Life, Sliammon Lands

Dorothy I. D. Kennedy, Randy Bouchard - 1983 - History - Snippet view
Cultural and historical description of the Klahoose, Homako and Sliammon Indians living along the northern coast of the Strait of Georgia, BC. All three bands are commonly referred to as the Sliammon.

Cultures of the North Pacific Coast

Philip Drucker - 1965 - Indians of North America - Snippet view

Aboriginal Slavery on the Northwest Coast of North America

Leland Donald - 1997 - Social Science - Limited preview
With his investigation of slavery on the Northwest Coast of North America, Leland Donald makes a significant contribution to our understanding of the aboriginal cultures of this area. He shows that Northwest Coast servitude, relatively neglected ...

The Makah Indians: A Study of an Indian Tribe in Modern American Society

Elizabeth Colson - 1953 - Social Science - Limited preview
The Makah Indians was first published in 1953. Minnesota Archive Editions uses digital technology to make long-unavailable books once again accessible, and are published unaltered from the original University of Minnesota Press editions ...

During My Time

Margaret B Blackman - 2012 - No preview available
"During My Time" is the first life history of a Northwest Coast Indian woman. Florence Davidson, daughter of noted Haida carver and chief Charles Edenshaw, was born in 1896. As one of the few living Haida elders knowledgeable bout the culture of ...

The Salish People: The Sechelt and the southeastern tribes of Vancouver Island

Charles Hill-Tout - 1978 - Social Science - Snippet view
Charles Hill-Tout was born in England in 1858 and came to British Columbia in 1891. A pioneer settler at Abbotsford in the Fraser Valley, he devoted many years of fieldwork to his studies of the Salish and published in the scholarly periodicals ...