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Author: Author's name as listed in Library of Congress records
Osgood, Cornelius, 1905-1985
Ingalik material culture
Published By: Original publisher
New Haven: Human Relations Area Files Press. 1970. 500 p.
By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication
HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.:
Human Relations Area Files, 2016. 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
Bone, horn, and shell technology (321);
Mats and basketry (285);
Work in skins (281);
Normal garb (291);
Clothing manufacture (294);
Building interiors and arrangement (353);
General tools (412);
Fishing gear (227);
Knots and lashings (284);
Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document
In this one of three volumes reconstructing traditional
Ingalik culture and society back to first documented contact, Osgood classifies and
analyzes more than three hundred Ingalik material culture items collected during his
mid-1930s fieldwork, emphasizing form, manufacture, and utility in daily life.
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
Reprint of the 1940 ed. Includes bibliographical
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
Anthropologist – 5
Analyst: The HRAF anthropologist who subject indexed the document and prepared other materials for the eHRAF culture/tradition collection.
Teferi Abate Adem ; 2014
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)
Anvik, southwestern Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area,
Alaska, United States
LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Deg Hit'an Indians--Material culture//Indians of North