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Author: Author's name as listed in Library of Congress records
Note on the collective storehouses of the western High Atlas
(tribes of the Ida ou Mahmoud and the Seksaoua)
Published in: if part or section of a book or monograph
Hespéris -- No. 9
Published By: Original publisher
Hespéris -- No. 9
1929. 303-322 p., plates ill., map [HRAF ms.: 18
By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication
HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.:
Human Relations Area Files, 1995. Computer File
Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis.
Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF
Miscellaneous structures (349);
Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document
This is a short description of the fortress-like community
storehouses, AGADIR, still common among the Shluh during the 1920's. Each family owns a
number of rooms in it and is responsible for the building up-keep of this part of the
AGADIR. The guard or guards to watch the stored food are paid in kind by every
Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents
Document ID: HRAF's unique document identifier. The first part is the OWC identifier and the second part is the document number in three digits.
Document Type: May include journal articles, essays, collections of essays, monographs or chapters/parts of monographs.
Language: Language that the document is written in
English translation from French
Translation of: Note sur les magasins collectifs du
Haut-Atlas Occidental (tribus des Ida ou Mahmoud et des Seksaoua). The original French text
is not included Translated for Human Relations Area Files by Helen Bluhm
Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document
Evaluation: In this alphanumeric code, the first part designates the type of person writing the document, e.g. Ethnographer, Missionary, Archaeologist, Folklorist, Linguist, Indigene, and so on. The second part is a ranking done by HRAF anthropologists based on the strength of the source material on a scale of 1 to 5, as follows: 1 - poor; 2 - fair; 3 - good, useful data, but not uniformly excellent; 4 - excellent secondary data; 5 - excellent primary data
Analyst: The HRAF anthropologist who subject indexed the document and prepared other materials for the eHRAF culture/tradition collection.
Sigrid Khera ; John M. Beierle
Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date).
Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site)
Ida ou Mahmoud and Seksawa Confederations,
LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings