Rodnick, David, 1906-. Political structure and status among the Assiniboine Indians

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

Title: Political structure and status among the Assiniboine Indians

Published in: if part or section of a book or monograph American anthropologist -- Vol. 39

Published By: Original publisher American anthropologist -- Vol. 39 Washington, etc.: American Anthropological Association, etc.. 1937. 408-416 p.

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication By David Rodnick

HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.: Human Relations Area Files, 2002. Computer File

Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis. Assiniboine (NF04)

Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF Status, role, and prestige (554); Talent mobility (555); Accumulation of wealth (556); Community structure (621); Community heads (622); Community councils (623); Military organization (701);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document In this article, Rodnick attempts to delineate the number of traditional Assiniboine bands and their territory prior to the signing of the Fort Laramie Treaty in 1851. He bases his research on historical accounts by such notables as La Verendrye (1737-1743), John McDonnell (1793), Lewis and Clark (1804-1806), Alexander Henry (1807), Maximilian (1833), and Denig (1845).

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 24

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. nf04-024

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

Language: Language that the document is written in English

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Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document not specified

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-4,5

Analyst: The HRAF anthropologist who subject indexed the document and prepared other materials for the eHRAF culture/tradition collection. Ian Skoggard ; 2001

Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date). 1737-1882

Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site) Montana, United States and Saskatchewan, Canada

LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings Assiniboine Indians


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