Wilde, Edwin. Health and growth of Aleut children

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

Title: Health and growth of Aleut children

Published in: if part or section of a book or monograph The Journal of pediatrics -- Vol. 36

Published By: Original publisher The Journal of pediatrics -- Vol. 36 St. Louis, Mo.: C.V. Mosby. 1950. 149-158 p. [incomplete]

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication Edwin Wilde

HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.: Human Relations Area Files, 2007. Computer File

Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis. Aleut (NA06)

Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF Ontogenetic data (145); Physiological data (147); Morbidity (164); Public health and sanitation (744);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document A medical survey of the health and growth of Aleut children on St. Paul Island. It covers general health and the effects of health measures instituted by the government on infants and school children. The material for the study was provided by the William S. Merrill Company of Cincinnati, Ohio. The author is a medical advisor of the Fish and Wildlife Service and an Associate of the Arctic Institute of North America. With the exception of tabular and summary material which repeats the textual material, and the bibliography which includes medical sources, the entire document is included.

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 59

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. na06-059

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

Note: This document consists of excerpts

Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document 1945-1949

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. LSS ; 1950-1956

Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date). 1945-1949

Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site) St. Paul Island, Alaska, United States

LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings Aleuts

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