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Eskimos of northwest Alaska in the early nineteenth century

John R. Bockstoce

Eskimos of northwest Alaska in the early nineteenth century

based on the Beechey and Belcher Collections and records compiled during the voyage of H. M. S. Blossom to northwest Alaska in l826 and l827

by John R. Bockstoce

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Published by Pitt Rivers Museum in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Beechey, Frederick William, -- 1796-1856 -- Ethnological collections,
  • Belcher, Edward, -- Sir, -- 1799-1877 -- Ethnological collections,
  • Eskimos -- Alaska -- Antiquities

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography : p.133-139.

    Statementby J. R. Bockstoce ; edited by T. K. Penniman.
    SeriesMonograph series / Pitt Rivers Museum -- no. 1, Monograph series (Pitt Rivers Museum) -- no. 1
    ContributionsPenniman, T. K. 1895-, Pitt Rivers Museum.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE99.E7
    The Physical Object
    Pagination139 p. :
    Number of Pages139
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14723899M

    During the early part of the twentieth century, exploitation of Alaska's resources kept pace as the United States industrialized. "Alaska Natives rarely reaped advantages from this development. Non-Native entrepreneurs employed them when it made economic sense and ignored them when it .


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