Jenness, Diamond, 1886-1969
Physical characteristics of the Copper Eskimos
Ottawa, Ont.: F.A. Acland, 1923. 89 p., 12 plates: [incomplete]
by Diamond Jenness
HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.:
HRAF, 1996. Computer File
Human biology (140);
This book deals with the physical anthropology of the Copper Inuit with some comparative material from other Inuit groups. From an analysis of the data, Jenness concluded that Stefánson's theory of Viking blood in the Copper Inuit is erroneous.
Document ID: nd08-007
Component part(s), monograph
This document consists of excerpts. For additional data on anthropometry the original volume should be consulted.
For a description of Jenness' field procedures see the 12* categories
AW ; 1950-1956
Northwest Territories, Canada