Carr, Malcolm. Navaho clans and marriage at Pueblo Alto

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

Title: Navaho clans and marriage at Pueblo Alto

Published in: if part or section of a book or monograph American anthropologist, n.s. -- Vol. 41

Published By: Original publisher American anthropologist, n.s. -- Vol. 41 Washington, etc.: American Anthropological Association, etc.. 1939. 245-257 p. [incomplete]

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication Malcolm Carr, Katherine Spencer, and Doriane Wooley

HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.: Human Relations Area Files, 2004. Computer File

Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis. Navajo (NT13)

Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF Comparative evidence (171); Regulation of marriage (582); Secondary marriages (587); Residence (591); Polygamy (595); Clans (614); Phratries (615); Community structure (621);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document This is a regional study of the Navajo clan and its relationship to marriage and would be a useful record for comparison with other areas. The genealogies collected by the authors at Pueblo Alto cover 888 persons and a total of 247 marriages. These data give an adequate sample of the clans there and show their relative strength. The material obtained during summer field sessions of the University of New Mexico under the direction of Dr. Clyde Kluckhohn, a leading authority on the Navajo.

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 61

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. nt13-061

Document Type: May include journal articles, essays, collections of essays, monographs or chapters/parts of monographs. Component part(s), monograph

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 1937

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. Katchen S. Coley ; 1951

Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date). 1937

Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site) Pueblo Alto district, northwestern New Mexico, United States

LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings Navajo Indians

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