Field notebook 1886 #1

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TITLE INFORMATION
TitleField notebook 1886 #1
ASSOCIATED NAMES
creatorBoas, Franz, 1858-1942
CONTENT DESCRIPTION
AbstractThis is the first of four field notebooks Boas used on his first trip to British Columbia in 1886. This notebook covers September 18 to October 3, 1886. Includes vocabularies, texts, notes in German shorthand, and some sketches, relating to Kwakwa̱ka̱'wakw (Kwagu'ł, ʼNa̱mǥis, Tłatła̱siḵwa̱la), Tsimshian, Bella Coola (Nuxalk), Oowekeeno (Wuikinuxv, "Wikano"), Tlingit, and Bella Bella (Heiltsuk) peoples. Recorded in part at Victoria, Nahwitti ("Newettee," Xwa̱mdasbeʼ), and elsewhere on Vancouver Island. This notebook contains Boas's very first notes on visiting Kwakwa̱ka̱'wakw communities.
LanguageEnglish language (eng)
LanguageGerman language (deu)
LanguageKwak'wala language (kwk)
LanguageTsimshian language (tsi)
LanguageNuxalk language (blc)
LanguageHeiltsuk-Oowekyala language (hei)
LanguageTlingit language (tli)
Subject (lcsh) Kwakiutl Indians
Subject (lcsh) Tlingit Indians
Subject (lcsh) Heiltsuk Indians
Subject (lcsh) Nuxalk Indians
Subject (lcsh) Tsimshian Indians
Subject (lcsh) Oowekeeno Indians
Subject (lcsh) Wuikinuxv
Subject (lcsh) Kwakwaka'wakw
Subject (lcsh) British Columbia
PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
TypeText
GenreManuscripts
Formatelectronic resource
Formatelectronic resource
Extent148 p.
Digital Originreformatted digital
Reformatting Qualitypreservation
ORIGIN INFORMATION
Date Issued1886
Date Modified2018
PARENT COLLECTION
TitleFranz Boas Anthropometric Data and Early Field Notebooks
Call NumberMss.B.B61.5
URLhttp://www.amphilsoc.org/collections/view?docId=ead/Mss.B.B61.5-ead.xml
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