Murdock, George Peter, 1897-1985. The Haidas of British Columbia

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Author: Author's name as listed in Library of Congress records

Title: The Haidas of British Columbia

Published in: if part or section of a book or monograph Our primitive contemporaries

Published By: Original publisher Our primitive contemporaries New York: The Macmilliam Company. 1934. 221-263 p. ill.

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication By George Peter Murdock

HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.: Human Relations Area Files, 2017. Computer File

Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis. Haida (NE09)

Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF Gift giving (431); Visual arts (5311); Status, role, and prestige (554); Accumulation of wealth (556); Visiting and hospitality (574); (13); Moieties (616); Community heads (622); Warfare (726);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document This encyclopedic chapter about the Haida mainly covers topics of social and political organization, warfare, feasting, life-cycle events, and religion.

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 3

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. ne09-003

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

Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 262-263)

Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document 1932

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 Ethnologist-5

Analyst: The HRAF anthropologist who subject indexed the document and prepared other materials for the eHRAF culture/tradition collection. Ian Skoggard; 2016

Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date). 1875-1932

Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site) Haida Gwaii, British Columbia, Canada

LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings Haida Indians

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