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
Turney-High, Harry Holbert,
Ethnography of the Kutenai
Published By: Original publisher
Menasha, Wis.: American Anthropological Association.
1941. 202 p. ill., map
By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication
By Harry Holbert Turney-High
HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.:
Human Relations Area Files, 2018. 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
Topography and geology (133);
Traditional history (173);
Hunting and trapping (224);
Fishing gear (227);
Domesticated animals (231);
Work in skins (281);
Mats and basketry (285);
Normal garb (291);
Ceramic technology (323);
Settlement patterns (361);
Animal transport (492);
Daily routine (512);
Athletic sports (526);
Personal names (551);
Arranging a marriage (584);
Kinship terminology (601);
Community heads (622);
Local officials (624);
Public welfare (657);
Sex and marital offenses (684);
Revelation and divination (787);
Ordering of time (805);
Transmission of cultural norms (867);
Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document
This major ethnography is based largely on interviews
with eighteen Kutenai informants. The wide range of topics considered include: life
cycle events, kinship, political organization, warfare, religion, arts, subsistence,
housing, transportation, technology, and dress and ornaments.
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
Supplement to American Anthropologist, v. 43, no. 2,
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.
Ian Skoggard; 2017
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)
Lincoln county, Montana and Boundary county,
Idaho, United States; southeastern British Columbia, Canada
LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings