ERIC Number: ED031333
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1966
Reference Count: 0
Indians of Yukon and Northwest Territories.
Department of Indian Affairs and Northern Development, Ottawa (Ontario).
A report is presented of the 7 American Indian tribes (Chipewyan, Yellowknife, Slave, Dogrib, Hare, Nahani, and Kutchin) of the Yukon and Northwest Territories. Described is each tribe's history, foodgathering methods, clothing, work distribution practices, social organization, and religion. A brief history of formal education among the tribes from 1894 to 1965 is given. Present conditions of the 2,352 Indians in the Yukon and 5,503 in the Northwest Territories are also briefly accounted. [Not available in hard copy due to marginal legibility of original document.] (RH)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Department of Indian Affairs and Northern Development, Ottawa (Ontario).
Identifiers: Chippewa (Tribe); Dogrib (Tribe); Hare (Tribe); Kutchins; Northwest Territories; Yellowknife (Tribe); Yukon