Report on the Kootenay Indians of south-eastern British Columbia
Report of the sixty- meeting of the British association for the advancement of science held at Edinburgh in August 1892 • London • Published In 1893 • Pages: 545-615
By: Chamberlain, Alexander Francis.
AbstractThis report on Kutenai culture features brief descriptions of a broad range of topics, including: temperament, artistic ability, color vocabulary, social organization, marriage, childrearing, property and inheritance, crime, religion, medicine, funerals, tattooing, music and songs, hunting and fishing, boats, houses, dress, food, and disease. The most thorough discussions are on language, including grammar and vocabulary. In the scientific fashion of the time, there are anthropometric measurements listed for several dozen individuals.
- HRAF PubDate
- North America
- Sub Region
- Plains and Plateau
- Document Type
- Ian Skoggard; 2017
- Coverage Date
- Coverage Place
- southeastern British Columbia, Canada
- By Dr. A.F. Chamberlain
- Kootenai Indians