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Copper Eskimos.

Copper Eskimos.

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Published by Printer to the King in Ottawa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Inuit.,
  • Inuit -- Anthropometry.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesThe life of the Copper Eskimos, Physical characteristics of the Copper Eskimos, Osteology of the Western and Central Eskimos
    SeriesReport of the Canadian Arctic Expedition, 1913-1918 -- v. 12, pts. A,B,C
    ContributionsJenness, Diamond, 1886-1969., Jenness, Diamond, 1886-1969., Cameron, John., Canadian Arctic Expedition (1913-1918)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3 v. in 1 :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18754294M

    Based on real events, this historical novel begins in when two Catholic priests disappear into a remote Arctic area known as the Coppermine. Three years later, RWMP officer Jack Creed is sent to find out what happened to the priests and hires a young Copper Inuit /5(77). Blonde Eskimos or Blond Eskimos is a term first applied to sightings and encounters of light-haired Inuit (then known as "Eskimo") peoples of Northern Canada from the early 20th century, particularly around the Coronation Gulf between mainland Canada and Victoria ngs of light-haired natives of the Arctic have been mentioned in written accounts as far back as the 17th century.

    All Smithsonian museums and Smithsonian Libraries locations continue to be closed to support the effort to contain the spread of COVID We are not announcing a re-opening date at this time and will provide updates on a regular and as-needed basis. Overall, this is a satisfying, informative and well-written account of an important event in the history of the Copper Inuit. Of all Inuit in Canada, their initial encounters with white men, and the changes wrought on their society by those encounters, were perhaps the most sudden. Northerners, especially Inuit, should read this book.

    Books - "My Life with the Eskimo" - Subjects D - I: Dwellings (Alaskan Winter Log House, Igloo, Misc.), Fishing (Hula-Hula River [Alaska], Salmon, Trout), Hunting. Wilkins was originally seconded to Stefansson's Arctic Expedition for a year as its official photographer but circumstances forced him to stay in the Arctic for three years. He spent much of those extra two years in discussion with Stefansson, becoming his life-long friend. "The Making of an Explorer" describes Wilkins' successful expedition to Banks Island in in search of Stefansson and.


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First published inThe Life of the Copper Eskimos has long been regarded as a classic of Arctic ethnography. In this groundbreaking work, pioneer anthropologist Diamond Jenness describes in vivid detail the everyday interactions, practices, customs, and beliefs of the Copper Inuit (Inuinnait) with whom he lived from to people who were, at the time, barely touched by Cited by: The Copper Eskimos Unknown Binding – January 1, by Diamond Jenness (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App.

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A children's/young adult's book from the 's, written by anthrop Kak, The Copper Eskimo book/5. The Copper Eskimos. Vol. XII. Report of the Canadian Arctic Expedition, - - Southern Party - Part A: the Life of the Copper Eskimos. Part B: Physical Characteristics of the Copper Eskimos.

Part C: Osteology and Dentition Western e on *FREE* shipping on. The Copper Eskimos is an article from Science, Volume View more articles from this article on this article's JSTOR   Kak, the copper Eskimo by Vilhjalmur Stefansson,The Macmillan Company edition, in English.

Publication Information The main body of the Publication Information page contains all the metadata that HRAF holds for that document. Author: Author's name as listed in Library of Congress records Jenness, Diamond, Title: The cultural transformation of the Copper Eskimo Published in: if part or section of a book or monograph Geographical review -- Vol.

Eskimo (ĕs´kəmō), a general term used to refer to a number of groups inhabiting the coastline from the Bering Sea to Greenland and the Chukchi Peninsula in NE Siberia.A number of distinct groups, based on differences in patterns of resource exploitation, are commonly identified, including Siberian, St.

Lawrence Island, Nunivak, Chugach, Nunamiut, North Alaskan, Mackenzie, Copper, Caribou. 46 results for copper eskimo Save copper eskimo to get e-mail alerts and updates on your eBay Feed. Unfollow copper eskimo to stop getting updates on your eBay Feed. First published inThe Life of the Copper Eskimos has long been regarded as a classic of Arctic ethnography.

In this groundbreaking work, pioneer anthropologist Diamond Jenness describes in vivid detail the everyday interactions, practices, customs, and beliefs of the Copper Inuit (Inuinnait) with whom he lived from to people who were, at the time, barely touched by contact with the Western.

The Inuinnait, also known as the Copper Inuit because of their extensive use of artifacts made from the native copper deposits of the region, originally occupied Banks and Victoria islands and the adjacent mainland region of the central Canadian Arctic.

In the early 20th century, they numbered about people, divided into numerous regional bands averaging about Additional Physical Format: Online version: Jenness, Diamond, Life of the Copper Eskimos. Ottawa, F.A. Ackland, (OCoLC) Document Type. An illustration of an open book.

Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio An illustration of a " floppy disk. The life of the Copper Eskimos by Jenness, Diamond, ; Canadian Arctic Expedition () Publication date Topics Inuit.

The life of the Copper Eskimos. [Diamond Jenness] -- The series of reports of which this is Volume XII and the first complete volume to be issued, will give the narrative and scientific results of the Canadian Arctic Expedition, The Copper Eskimos is an article from Geographical Review, Volume 4.

View more articles from Geographical this article on this. Report of the Canadian Arctic Expedition,Vol. The Life of the Copper Eskimos; Southern Party, (Classic Reprint) Paperback – J by Diamond Jenness (Author) See all 4 formats and editionsAuthor: Diamond Jenness.

Get this from a library. The copper Eskimos: an area economic survey, [G Abrahamson; Canada. Department of Northern Affairs and Natural Resources. Industrial Division.].

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Create Book\/a>, schema:CreativeWork\/a> ; \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n library. Copper Inuit (or Kitlinermiut [pronunciation?]) are a Canadian Inuit group who live north of the tree line, in what is now Nunavut's Kitikmeot Region and the Northwest Territories's Inuvik historically lived in the area around Coronation Gulf, on Victoria Island, and southern Banks Island.

Their western boundary was Wise Point, near Dolphin and Union Strait. Get this from a library! Intellectual culture of the Copper Eskimos. [Knud Rasmussen] -- Report on life, customs and beliefs of Eskimos of the Coronation Gulf area, with texts of songs and legends, data on games and string figures, and lists of words.In Canada's far north, on the western coast of Victoria Island, the Copper Inuit people of Holman (the Ulukhaktokmiut) have experienced a rate of social and economic change rarely matched in human history.

Owing to their isolated, inaccessible location, three hundred miles north of the Arctic Circle, they were one of the last Inuit groups to be contacted by Western explorers, missionaries, and.Manuscript: "The Copper Eskimos," by Diamond Jenness, typescript, carbon, undated How to Request Copies To request copies, please use the information above and refer to our request forms, policies, and pricing guidelines.