Petrivelli, Patricia. The Aleutian-Pribilof Islands region

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

Title: The Aleutian-Pribilof Islands region

Published in: if part or section of a book or monograph Social indicators study of Alaskan coastal villages. I. Key informant summaries -- Vol. 1,

Published By: Original publisher Social indicators study of Alaskan coastal villages. I. Key informant summaries -- Vol. 1, [Anchorage, Alaska]: The Region. 1992. 367-449 p. ill.

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication Patricia Petrivelli and Taylor Brelsford with Steven L. McNabb

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 Cultural identity and pride (186); Marine industries (228); Price and value (435); External trade (439); Ethnic stratification (563); Household (592); Territorial organization (630); Hospitals and clinics (743); Medical care (758); Religious denominations (795); Education system (871);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document This study is part of a larger study of Alaskan coastal villages sponsored by the U.S. Department of the Interior. Its focus is the Aleutian-Pribloff Islands region. It includes a history and demography of the region from the Russian Period (1741-1867) through to the Land Claims Period (1960-1990). It also covers household and community organization, local economy, kinship, religion and identity. It is a good source for 1980s information, based on interviews with key informants from five communities: Atka, Nikolski, Saint Paul, Sand Point, and Unalaska.

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 77

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. na06-077

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: MMS 92-0031|Contract no. 14-12-0001-30300|'Alaska OCS Environmental Studies Program' Includes bibliographical references (p. 446-449)

Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document 1987-1990

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 Ethnologists-4, 5

Analyst: The HRAF anthropologist who subject indexed the document and prepared other materials for the eHRAF culture/tradition collection. Ian Skoggard ; 2005

Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date). 1960-1990

Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site) Aleutian and Pribilof Islands, Alaska, United States

LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings Aleuts


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