Grant, Peter. The Saulteux Indians about 1804

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

Title: The Saulteux Indians about 1804

Published in: if part or section of a book or monograph Les bourgeois de la Compagnie du Nord-Quest, edited by L. R. Masson

Published By: Original publisher Les bourgeois de la Compagnie du Nord-Quest, edited by L. R. Masson Quebec: De L'Imprimerie Generale A. Cote et cie. 1890. 303-366 p.

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

HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.: Human Relations Area Files, 2000. Computer File

Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis. Ojibwa (NG06)

Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF Diet (262); Normal garb (291); Topography and geology (133); Hunting and trapping (224); Fishing (226); Etiquette (576); Musical instruments (534); Dance (535); Shamans and psychotherapists (756); Burial practices and funerals (764); General character of religion (771); Spirits and gods (776); Organized ceremonial (796);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document This is one of the earliest general accounts on any one group of the Ojibwa. Considering the time that it was written it is extremely good in both content and sympathetic understanding of the customs of the Southern Salteaux. The material is best on material culture, marriage and family life, hunting, games and religious beliefs and customs. The author was one of the early traders and trappers.

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 19

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. ng06-019

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 (1791-1804)

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 Business man-5

Analyst: The HRAF anthropologist who subject indexed the document and prepared other materials for the eHRAF culture/tradition collection. Robert J. Theodoratus ; 1962

Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date). 1791-1804

Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site) Northern Ojibwa: southern Canada

LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings Ojibwa Indians


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