Potlatch at Gitsegukla

Potlatch at Gitsegukla

William Beynon's 1945 Field Notebooks

Book - 2000
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Blackwell North Amer
William Beynon's notebooks are among the most significant written records of Northwest coast potlatching and are an unsurpassed resource documenting these activities among the Gitksan. This rare, first-hand, ethnographic account of a potlatch reveals the wonderful complexities of the events the took place in Gitsegukla in 1945.

Publisher: Vancouver : UBC Press, c2000
ISBN: 9780774807449
Characteristics: xii, 283 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm


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