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Contributions to the natural history of arctic America, made in connection with the Howgate Polar Expedition, 1877-78.

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Source
Smithsonian Institution. Publication 342. Miscellaneous Collections Vol. 23, Art. 5. U.S. National Museum Bulletin 15. 179 pp.
Publication Type
Article
Date
1879
Author
Kumlien, L.
Source
Smithsonian Institution. Publication 342. Miscellaneous Collections Vol. 23, Art. 5. U.S. National Museum Bulletin 15. 179 pp.
Date
1879
Language
English
Geographic Location
Canada
Publication Type
Article
Physical Holding
Alaska Medical Library
Keywords
Stature
Keloid
Infanticide
Twin births
Sex ratio
Respiratory diseases
Puberty
Fertility
Diet, traditional
Shaman
Shamanic healing
Tattoos
Dental occlusal wear
Empirical healing
Scurvy
STD
Childbirth
Suicide
Notes
From: Fortuine, Robert et al. 1993. The Health of the Inuit of North America: A Bibliography from the Earliest Times through 1990. University of Alaska Anchorage. Citation number 496.
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Source
Johnson Reprint Co., New York. Reprint of Part A of Volume 12. A report of the Canadian Arctic Expedition, 1913-1918. 277 pp.
Publication Type
Book/Book Chapter
Date
1970
Author
Jenness, D.
Source
Johnson Reprint Co., New York. Reprint of Part A of Volume 12. A report of the Canadian Arctic Expedition, 1913-1918. 277 pp.
Date
1970
Language
English
Geographic Location
Canada
Publication Type
Book/Book Chapter
Physical Holding
Alaska Medical Library
University of Alaska Anchorage
Keywords
Igloolik
Personal hygiene
Epidemics
Starvation
Demography
Homicide
Health status
Infanticide
Sorcery
Frostbite
Cannibalism
Insects
Animal attack
Childbirth
Dental occlusal wear
Domestic conflict
Fertility
Labor
Midwife
Massage
Infant feeding
Twin births
Neonatal care
Traditional healing
Empirical healing
Snow blindness
Taboos
Shaman
Shamanic healing
Head-lifting
Suicide
Measles
Influenza
Syphilis
Notes
Alaska Medical Library - From: Fortuine, Robert et al. 1993. The Health of the Inuit of North America: A Bibliography from the Earliest Times through 1990. University of Alaska Anchorage. Citation number 490.
UAA/APU Consortium, Alaskana Collection E99 E7 J53 1970
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Notes on the islands of the Unalashka District. Edited by R.A. Pierce. Translated by L.T. Black and R.H. Geoghegan.

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Source
Limestone Press, Kingston, Ontario. Alaska History 27. 511 pp.
Publication Type
Book/Book Chapter
Date
1984
Author
Veniaminov, I.
Source
Limestone Press, Kingston, Ontario. Alaska History 27. 511 pp.
Date
1984
Language
English
Geographic Location
U.S.
Publication Type
Book/Book Chapter
Physical Holding
Alaska Medical Library
University of Alaska Anchorage
Keywords
Unalaska
Atka
Stature
Dental occlusal wear
Taboos
Menstruation
Steambath
Epidemics
Violence
Population
Starvation
Dysentery
Respiratory diseases
STD
Smallpox
Housing
Diet, traditional
Snuff
Health status
Traditional healing
Empirical healing
Shamanic healing
Medicinal plants
Traditional surgery
Exorcism
Suicide
Notes
From: Fortuine, Robert et al. 1993. The Health of the Inuit of North America: A Bibliography from the Earliest Times through 1990. University of Alaska Anchorage. Citation number 559.
UAA/APU Consortium, Alaskana Collection F951.I56 1984
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The Private journal of Captain G.F. Lyon, of H.M.S. Hecla, during the recent voyage of discovery under Captain Parry . . . .

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Source
J. Murray, London. 468 pp.
Publication Type
Book/Book Chapter
Date
1824
Author
Lyon, G.F.
Author Affiliation
Royal Navy (Great Britain)
Source
J. Murray, London. 468 pp.
Date
1824
Language
English
Geographic Location
Canada
Publication Type
Book/Book Chapter
Physical Holding
Alaska Medical Library
University of Alaska Anchorage
Keywords
Igloolik
Eye diseases
Goggles
Personal hygiene
Amputation
Epistaxis
Tattoos
Immersion
Infant care
Traditional surgery
Empirical healing
Pediculosis
Mental retardation
Seizure disorder
Alcohol abuse
Health services
Hypothermia
Animal attack
Respiratory diseases
Starvation
Shaman
Stature
Dental occlusal wear
Amulets
Newborn care
Infanticide
Cannibalism
Homicide
Notes
Alaska Medical Library - From: Fortuine, Robert et al. 1993. The Health of the Inuit of North America: A Bibliography from the Earliest Times through 1990. University of Alaska Anchorage. Citation number 355.
UAA/APU Consortium, Rare Books - Library Use Only 10-4 M-F, G650 1821.P25 or UAA/APU Consortium, Alaskana Collection G650 1821.P27 [1970 edition]
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The Stefánsson-Anderson Arctic Expedition of the American Museum: preliminary ethnological report.

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Source
The Trustees, New York. Anthropological Papers of the American Museum of Natural History, Vol. 14, Part 1. 395 pp.
Publication Type
Book/Book Chapter
Date
1914
Author
Stefansson, V.
Source
The Trustees, New York. Anthropological Papers of the American Museum of Natural History, Vol. 14, Part 1. 395 pp.
Date
1914
Language
English
Geographic Location
U.S.
Canada
Publication Type
Book/Book Chapter
Physical Holding
Alaska Medical Library
University of Alaska Fairbanks
Keywords
Epidemics
Measles
Starvation
Population
Shaman
Shamanic healing
Traditional surgery
Labrets
Tattoos
Taboos
Infanticide
Homicide
Senilicide
Disabled, care of
Personal hygiene
Childbirth
Dental occlusal wear
URI
Eye diseases
Pneumonia
Snow blindness
Empirical healing
Pediculosis
Longevity
Tuberculosis
Dental extraction
Pregnancy
Menstruation
Health status
STD
Sorcery
Botulism, general
Abortions
Massage
Sanitation
Boils
Skin ulcer
Frostbite
Suicide
Hypopigmentation
Notes
Alaska Medical Library - From: Fortuine, Robert et al. 1993. The Health of the Inuit of North America: A Bibliography from the Earliest Times through 1990. University of Alaska Anchorage. Citation number 390.
UAF - Rasmuson Library E99.E7 S75 ALASKA
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