Series 16 - "The Bella Coola Indians"

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UTA 1547-16


"The Bella Coola Indians"


  • 1912-1930 (Creation)

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1.82m of textual records
0.39m of graphic material

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Series consists of records related to McIlwraith’s research and writing for his book The Bella Coola Indians, published in 1948. Material includes multiple versions of the book’s manuscript, McIlwraith’s field notes, photographs taken and collected, as well as vocabulary cards and printing plates.

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Researchers should consult Series 11 (Appraisals of manuscripts), Series 14 (Publications), and Series 16 (Collected articles and manuscripts) for additional information regarding The Bella Coola Indians.

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Textual records B1979-0054/001 - /015; Photographs B1979-0054/001P - /002P

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