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Intellectual culture of the Copper Eskimos. Shamans.

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Source
Pages 27-52, 114, 124-133 in K. Rasmussen. Intellectual culture of the Copper Eskimos. Report of the Fifth Thule Expedition 1921-24. Vol. 9. Gyldendalske Boghandel, Nordisk Forlag, Copenhagen.
Publication Type
Book/Book Chapter
Date
1932
Author
Rasmussen, K.
Author Affiliation
Fifth Thule Expedition
Source
Pages 27-52, 114, 124-133 in K. Rasmussen. Intellectual culture of the Copper Eskimos. Report of the Fifth Thule Expedition 1921-24. Vol. 9. Gyldendalske Boghandel, Nordisk Forlag, Copenhagen.
Date
1932
Language
English
Geographic Location
Canada
Publication Type
Book/Book Chapter
Physical Holding
Alaska Medical Library
Keywords
Traditional healing
Shamanic healing
Shaman
Childbirth
Child care
Death and dying
Empirical healing
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 528.
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Netsilik Eskimos -- hunger, precepts and taboo, amulets, religious beliefs.

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Pages 134-142, 258-293, 498-507 in K. Rasmussen. The Netsilik Eskimos. Social life and spiritual culture. Report of the Fifth Thule Expedition 1921-24. Vol. 8, no. 1-2. Gyldendalske Boghandel, Nordisk Forlag, Copenhagen.
Publication Type
Book/Book Chapter
Date
1931
Author
Rasmussen, K.
Author Affiliation
Fifth Thule Expedition
Source
Pages 134-142, 258-293, 498-507 in K. Rasmussen. The Netsilik Eskimos. Social life and spiritual culture. Report of the Fifth Thule Expedition 1921-24. Vol. 8, no. 1-2. Gyldendalske Boghandel, Nordisk Forlag, Copenhagen.
Date
1931
Language
English
Geographic Location
Canada
Publication Type
Book/Book Chapter
Physical Holding
Alaska Medical Library
Keywords
Shamanic healing
Shaman
Starvation
Infanticide
Childbirth
Infant care
Menstruation
Death and dying
Traditional healing
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.
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Present health status of the Eskimos.

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Pages 137-144 in H.D. Anderson and W.C. Eells. Alaska Natives: a survey of their sociological and educational status. Stanford University Press.
Publication Type
Article
Date
1935
Author
Anderson, H.D.
Eells, W.C.
Source
Pages 137-144 in H.D. Anderson and W.C. Eells. Alaska Natives: a survey of their sociological and educational status. Stanford University Press.
Date
1935
Language
English
Geographic Location
U.S.
Publication Type
Article
Physical Holding
Alaska Medical Library
Keywords
Birth rate
Population
Pregnancy
Midwife
Traditional healing
Mortality rates
Tuberculosis
Epidemics
Influenza
Hospitals
Sanitation
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 413.
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Methuen & Co., Ltd., London. 250 pp.
Publication Type
Book/Book Chapter
Date
1936
Author
Birket-Smith, K.
Source
Methuen & Co., Ltd., London. 250 pp.
Date
1936
Geographic Location
Multi-National
Publication Type
Book/Book Chapter
Physical Holding
University of Alaska Anchorage
Alaska Medical Library
Keywords
Poisoning
Arcus senilis
Blood groups, ABO
Birth rate
Mortality rates
Diet, traditional
Homicide
Starvation
Clothing
Taboos
Snow blindness
Traditional healing
Personal hygiene
Pediculosis
Tattoos
Infanticide
Childbirth
Infant care
Shaman
Menstruation
Shamanic healing
Labrets
STD
Influenza
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 13. UAA/APU Consortium, Alaskana Collection E99.E7 B42 1959 [2nd edition]. UAF - Rasmuson Library A3639 RARE, E99.E7 B53 1959 ALASKA [2nd edition].
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Among the Eskimos of Wales, Alaska 1890-93.

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Johns Hopkins Press, Baltimore, MD. 235 pp.
Publication Type
Book/Book Chapter
Date
1931
Author
Thornton, H.R.
Source
Johns Hopkins Press, Baltimore, MD. 235 pp.
Date
1931
Language
English
Geographic Location
U.S.
Publication Type
Book/Book Chapter
Physical Holding
Alaska Medical Library
University of Alaska Anchorage
Keywords
Wales
Epidemics
Respiratory diseases
Epistaxis
Stature
Frostbite
Pediculosis
Violence
Homicide
Shaman
Fertility
Traditional healing
Hypothermia
Drowning
Infanticide
Gunshot wounds
Elderly, care of
Disabled, care of
Blindness
Childbirth
Labor
Midwife
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 396.
UAA/APU Consortium, Alaskana Collection E99 E7 T52 1931
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Arctic Eskimo, a record of fifty years' experience & observation among the Eskimo.

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Seeley, Service & Co., Ltd., London. 259 pp.
Publication Type
Book/Book Chapter
Date
1937
Author
Whittaker, C.E.
Source
Seeley, Service & Co., Ltd., London. 259 pp.
Date
1937
Language
English
Geographic Location
Canada
Publication Type
Book/Book Chapter
Physical Holding
Alaska Medical Library
University of Alaska Anchorage
Keywords
Frostbite
Starvation
Alcohol abuse
Syphilis
Gonorrhea
Personal hygiene
Suicide
Homicide
Longevity
Amputation
Incest
Pregnancy
Domestic conflict
Infanticide
Infant mortality
Sorcery
Taboos
Traditional healing
Botulism, general
Measles
Epidemics
Mumps
Rheumatoid arthritis
Headache
Boils
Smallpox
Pneumonia
Influenza
Shamanic healing
Fractures
Snow blindness
Empirical healing
Labrets
Traditional surgery
Tattoos
Hypothermia
Pleurisy
Violence
Homebrew
Tobacco
Blindness
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 574.
UAA/APU Consortium, Alaskana Collection E99 E7 W6
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Alaska State Library - Historical Collections, ASL MS 197, folders 1-5. As transcribed by the Kawerak Social Science Program, Nome, AK. 520 p.
Publication Type
Book/Book Chapter
Date
1937, 1940
includes personal reflections and experiences, Iñupiaq vocabulary, traditional stories, song lyrics and other invaluable information. The original document is housed at the Alaska State Library (asl_MS_197 folders 1-5). The original document can be found on the Alaska State Library’s website at
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Author
Kazingnuk, Michael Francis
Source
Alaska State Library - Historical Collections, ASL MS 197, folders 1-5. As transcribed by the Kawerak Social Science Program, Nome, AK. 520 p.
Date
1937, 1940
Language
English
Geographic Location
U.S.
Publication Type
Book/Book Chapter
File Size
1979804
Keywords
Alaska
Diomede
Bering Sea
History
Biography
Documents

Michael-Francis-Kazingnuks-The-Eskimo-History-Story-transcribed.pdf

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