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Published by Sheldon Jackson Museum in Alaska .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Tlingit Indians.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementFrances Paul.
The Physical Object
Pagination80p. ;
Number of Pages80
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13858721M

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Spruce Root Basketry of the Alaska Tlingit Paul, Frances Published by U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs, Washington, DC (). Spruce Root Basketry of the Haida and Tlingit book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The Haida and the Tlingit people of the nort /5(2). texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection. National Emergency Library. Top American Libraries Canadian Libraries Universal Library Community Texts Project Gutenberg Biodiversity Heritage Library Children's Library. Open : Home / Shop / Media / Books / Spruce Root Basketry of the Alaska Tlingit. Spruce Root Basketry of the Alaska Tlingit $ Number 8 in the Indian Handcrafts series. By Frances Paul. 80 pgs. The Wandering Bull, LLC Martin Rd Washington, NH View .

The Tlingit of southeast Alaska have produced some of the finest examples of two-strand twining; their spruce root baskets exhibit bold geometric designs in warm hues of red, orange, yellow, and brown. In spring and fall, women collected the young roots of the Sitka Spruce, a . Discover Alaska's best destinations and excursions. Videos, photos, and hundreds of expert advice articles. Fairbanks > Tlingit Baskets - Spruce Root. Tlingit Baskets - Spruce Root. twitter email print. Map Dream Trip Jump to: Photos. Traditional Tlingit baskets were made from the roots of Spruce trees. Photos Coordinates: Twining (the same type of weave as used in the Chilkat Blanket) was reserved for the spruce root baskets of the Tlingit. These water-tight vessels augmented the Tlingit's selection of wooden cooking utensils common among the Northwest Coast Indians.   The Tlingit did not use or understand the making of pottery and they did not have metal to use, so they would use spruce-root to make the baskets. The baskets were used for cooking kettles and for storing meat and berries. They were also used to gather things like berries, roots, and shellfish.

Spruce root basketry of the Alaska Tlingit. by Frances Paul. E 99 T6 P28 The customs and legends of the Thlinget Indians of Alaska / by O.M. Salisbury. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Paul, Frances. Spruce root basketry of the Alaska Tlingit. [Lawrence, Kan.] Dept. of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs []. spruce root basketry of the alaska tlingit Download spruce root basketry of the alaska tlingit or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to get spruce root basketry of the alaska tlingit book now. This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. Native American Authors: Browsing by Book Title Spruce root basketry of the Alaska Tlingit. by Frances Lackey Paul. Paul, Frances Lackey. Spruce root basketry of the Alaska Tlingit. Lawrence, Kan.: Dept. of the Interior, Bureau of Indian AffairsDept. of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs, Return to Native American Authors Home.