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The totem poles and monuments of Gitwangak village

George Frederick MacDonald

The totem poles and monuments of Gitwangak village

by George Frederick MacDonald

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Published by National Historic Parks and Sites Branch, Parks Canada, Environment Canada, Canadian Govt. Pub. Centre, Supply and Services Canada [distributor] in Ottawa, Ont, Hull, Quebec, Canada .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Gitwangak (B.C.),
  • British Columbia,
  • Gitwangak.
    • Subjects:
    • Gitksan Indians.,
    • Totem poles -- British Columbia -- Gitwangak.,
    • Gitksan Indians -- Funeral customs and rites.,
    • Gitwangak (B.C.) -- Antiquities.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 159-160.

      StatementGeorge F. MacDonald.
      SeriesStudies in archaeology, architecture, and history,
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE99.K55 M32 1984
      The Physical Object
      Pagination160 p. :
      Number of Pages160
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2979973M
      ISBN 100660115603
      LC Control Number84229921

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