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Basic cultures of the Indians of Canada.

T. F. McIlwraith

Basic cultures of the Indians of Canada.

by T. F. McIlwraith

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Published by Dept. of Anthropology, University] in [Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indians of North America -- Canada.,
  • Indians of North America -- Culture

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsToronto, Ont. University. Dept. of Anthropology
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE78 C2 M255
    The Physical Object
    Pagination30-38p.
    Number of Pages38
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16645138M

    Handbook of Indians of Canada Vol Part 1 of Canada. Parliament, Sessional paper Sessional paper Supplement to the [Forty-fourth] annual report of the Department of Marine and Fisheries: Editor: Frederick Webb Hodge: Edition: reprint: Publisher: C.H. Parmelee, Original from: Indiana University: Digitized: Survey of the Navajo people, second most populous of all Native American peoples in the United States, with some , individuals in the early 21st century, most of them living in New Mexico, Arizona, and Utah. The Navajo speak an Apachean language which is classified in the Athabaskan family.

    As was typical of Northeast Indians before colonization, the Iroquois were semisedentary agriculturists who palisaded their villages in time of need. Each village typically comprised several hundred persons. Iroquois people dwelt in large longhouses made of saplings and sheathed with elm bark, each housing many families. The longhouse family was the basic unit of traditional Iroquois society.   Canada’s history is wrought with conflict, and each event has helped shape Canadian English in some way. The French colonized some parts of Canada in the s, leaving behind a legacy of French speakers which persist to this day. Eventually Canada was ceded to England and its citizens became subjects of the English king.

    Native Peoples of Canada The Indian does not exist. It is an imaginary figure, according to Daniel Francis (The Imaginary Indian), invented by Europeans that originated in Columbus's mistake, as he believed he had landed in the East Indies, and developed into fantasy. History of Canadian Indians [This text was published in For the full citation, see the end of the document. Evidently, today, few would agree with Duncan Scott that Indians have been treated with "generosity" by the authorities in Canada before


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First published inThe Indians of Canada remains the most comprehensive works available on Canada's Indians. Part one includes chapters on languages, economic conditions, food resources, hunting and fishing, dress and adornment, dwellings, travel and transportation, trade and commerce, social and political organization, social life, religion, folklore and traditions, and drama, music.

This book is a clinical account of the indigenous peoples of what became Canada based in part on the author's own extensive interactions with various native bands during the late 19th and early 20th century. It's been a really interesting read with lots of tidbits about, tribal economies, customs and by: First published inThe Indians of Canada remains the most comprehensive works available on Canada's Indians.

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Edition Notes At head Basic cultures of the Indians of Canada. book title: Geographic board. Canada. Reprinted by permission of Mr. Hodge, ethnologist-in-charge, from Handbook of American Indians north of Mexico, published as Bulle Bureau of American ethnology, and edited by Frederick Webb HodgeCited by: 7.

Get this from a library. The Canadian Indian. [Canada. Indian and Northern Affairs Canada.;] -- Describes culture and history of Indians in Canada.

Sections include: the people and their cultures, the newcomers, and the age of resurgence. Also includes directory of Indian and related. Since Native Peoples and Cultures of Canadawas first published inits two editions have sold s copies, and it is widely used as the basic text in colleges and universities across the country.

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This site is like a library, Use search box in. The Pacific Northwest Coast at one time had the most densely populated areas of indigenous people ever recorded in Canada. The land and waters provided rich natural resources through cedar and salmon, and highly structured cultures developed from relatively dense populations.

Within the Pacific Northwest, many different nations developed, each with their own distinct history, culture, and society. See also “‘Kill the Indian, and Save the Man’: Capt.

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Indians were suddenly forced off of their land and made to relocate. Wars were fought and blood was shed. While some Indians eventually sided with the white man, many others refused to surrender to their harsh ways. A large number of tribes migrated to the Western part of the country, mostly due to Andrew Jackson's Indian Removal Act of   Canada-bound vacationers often place indigenous experiences high atop their vacation to-do lists check in with the Wagmatcook Culture and Heritage Centre or book tours with Eskasoni Cultural.

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More than million people in Canada identify themselves as an Aboriginal person. Indigenous Canadians (also known as Aboriginal Canadians, Native Canadians, or First Peoples) are the Indigenous peoples within the boundaries of Canada. They comprise the First Nations, Inuit and Métis.

Although "Indian" is a term still commonly used in legal documents, the descriptors "Indian" and "Eskimo" have somewhat fallen into disuse in Canada, and some consider them to be pejorative. Get this from a library. Handbook of Indians of Canada.

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