10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «TLINGIT»
Discover the use of Tlingit
in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Tlingit
and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
Lieutenant George Thornton Emmons, United States Navy, was stationed in Alaska during the 1880s and 1890s, a time when the Navy was largely responsible for law and stability in the territory.
George Thornton Emmons, Frederica De Laguna, 1991
Haa Shuká, Our Ancestors: Tlingit
Narratives tell of the origin of social and spiritual concepts and explain complex relationships. Text in Tlingit with English translation on the opposite page. Includes biographies of the narrators. Also extensive introduction and notes.
Nora Dauenhauer, Richard Dauenhauer, 1987
, Haida, Tsimshian dancing on the land
A work that furnishes both an introduction to Native cultures of Southeast Alaska and a cherished keepsake for the people who have participated in the dance-and-culture festival Celebration includes images from the first Celebration to ...
Rosita Worl, Maria P. Williams, Robert Davidson, 2008
encounter with photography
This is the first book to explore the photographic imagery of the Tlingit dating from a critical period of change, from the 1860s through the 1920s.
Memory Eternal: Tlingit
Culture and Russian Orthodox ...
In Memory Eternal, Sergei Kan combines anthropology and history, anecdote and theory to portray the encounter between the Tlingit Indians and the Russian Orthodox Church in Alaska in the late 1700s and to analyze the indigenous Orthodoxy ...
Images of a People: Tlingit
Myths and Legends
Describes the culture of the Tlingit Indians and gathers traditional stories about creation, witches, spirit helpers, and courage
Mary Helen White Pelton, Jacqueline DiGennaro, 1992
Haa Tuwunáagu Yís, for Healing Our Spirit: Tlingit
Most speeches were recorded on Canada's Northwest Coast, primarily in British Columbia, between 1968 and 1988, but two date from 1899. Includes references and glossary.
Nora Dauenhauer, Richard Dauenhauer, 1990
Will the Time Ever Come?: A Tlingit
This volume represents the fruits of that unique exchange and collaboration.
Andrew Hope, Thomas F. Thornton, George Thornton Emmons, 2000
Spruce root basketry of the Haida and Tlingit
The combination of compelling images and informative text makes this book a welcome addition to the literature of basketry and Northwest Coast art for students, collectors, and admirers of this art form.
Russians in Tlingit
Setting aside ancient rules of story ownership, a new generation of Tlingit clan leaders have decided to publish the stories told by their ancestors so that the Tlingit point of view would be known and succeeding generations would not ...
Nora Dauenhauer, Richard Dauenhauer, Lydia Black, 2008
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «TLINGIT»
Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Tlingit
is used in the context of the following news items.
Tlingit and Haida boycotts FedEx over Redskins support
The Juneau-based tribal organization announced Thursday that it has sent notice to all employees to stop using FedEx services, citing the national delivery ... «Ktoo, Jun 15»
Gov. Bill Walker Adopted Into Tlingit Clan
Gov. Bill Walker dances during a ceremony at a Tlingit Haida Central Council function April 17 where he was adopted into the Kaagwaantaan Clan. (Creative ... «Alaska Public Radio Network, Apr 15»
Gov. Walker adopted into wolf clan at Tlingit Haida regional meeting
The governor was adopted into the Kaagwaantaan clan last week during a meeting of the Central Council Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska and given ... «Alaska Dispatch News, Apr 15»
Tlingit, Haida tribes meet
Gov. Bill Walker speaks to delegates on the first day of the 80th Annual Tribal Assembly of the Central Council of Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska at the ... «Juneau Empire, Apr 15»
Peak on ridge above Juneau gets its Tlingit name officially restored
The newly recognized 3,610-foot peak is Tlax̱satanjín, a name used by the Tlingit people for 400 years that loosely translates to “the hands are at rest. «Alaska Dispatch News, Apr 15»
Tlingit Language To Be Officially Recognized In Federal Maps …
For the first time, a Tlingit name for a peak in Juneau will be included in the Geographic Names Information System or GNIS. This makes it possible for that name ... «Alaska Public Radio Network, Apr 15»
Southeast Alaska tribal organization to allow same-sex marriages
The Central Council of Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska announced its new policy Monday following a decision by its seven-member governing board. «LGBTQ Nation, Feb 15»
Tlingit-Haida Central Council OKs same-sex marriages
Tlingit-Haida Central Council President Richard Peterson addresses the tribal assembly in March 2014. Peterson just announced the council has OK'd ... «KCAW, Feb 15»
Tlingit Masks On 'Antiques Roadshow' Draw Questions From …
A recent episode of the popular PBS show “Antiques Roadshow” caught the attention of some Southeast residents when a couple of 200-year-old Tlingit masks ... «Alaska Public Radio Network, Feb 15»
'Antiques Roadshow:' Rare Tlingit Masks Valued At $250K
A pair of extremely rare Tlingit masks were given an even rarer price tag on Monday night's episode of "Antiques Roadshow." "The wolf, on a retail basis, ... «WXYZ, Feb 15»