Kwakwaka'wakw material, Field notebooks and anthropometric data

Kwakwaka'wakw | Lekwiltok | Mamalilikala | Namgis | Gwatsinuxw | Gusgimukw | Tłatłasikwala | Ławitsis
Alternate forms: Kwakiutl | Koskimo | Quatisno | Tlowitsis
Language(s): English | German | Kwak'wala
Date: 1886, 1888, 1889
Type: Text
Extent: 5 notebooks
Description: The Kwakwaka'wakw materials in the Boas Field Notebooks and Anthropometric Data collection consist of varied linguistic or ethnographic notes, some in German shorthand, located within Field notes 1886 #1, Field notes 1886 #2, Field notes 1886 #3, Field notes 1888 #1, and Field notes 1889 #2. These include Boas's earliest field notes visiting Kwakwaka'wakw communities such as Newettee (Nahwitti), Fort Rupert, and Alert Bay.
Franz Boas early field notebooks and anthropometric data (Mss.B.B61.5)