De Laguna, Frederica, 1906-2004. Eyak

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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

Title: Eyak

Published in: if part or section of a book or monograph Handbook of North American Indians. Northwest Coast. Vol. 7, edited by Wayne Suttles

Published By: Original publisher Handbook of North American Indians. Northwest Coast. Vol. 7, edited by Wayne Suttles Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution : For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O.. 1990. 189-196 p. ill., map

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication Frederica De Laguna

HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.: Human Relations Area Files, 2020. Computer File

Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis. Eyak (NA07)

Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF Identification (101); Community structure (621); Location (131); Inter-ethnic relations (629); Annual cycle (221); Hunting and trapping (224); Dwellings (342); General character of religion (771);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document This document provides a general overview of Eyak culture and society. The discussion draws information from the author's own previously published sources.

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 2

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. na07-002

Document Type: May include journal articles, essays, collections of essays, monographs or chapters/parts of monographs. Essay

Language: Language that the document is written in English

Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document 1933

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 Archaeologist/Ethnologist - 4, 5

Analyst: The HRAF anthropologist who subject indexed the document and prepared other materials for the eHRAF culture/tradition collection. Teferi Abate Adem

Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date). 1792-1985

Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site) coastal Valdez-Cordova Census Area, and Yakutat City and Borough, Alaska, United States

LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings Eyak Indians

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