Lost heritage of Alaska; the adventure and art of the Alaskan coastal Indians. Narrative by Polly Miller. Graphics and aesthetic commentary by Leon Gordon Miller.

; Miller, Leon Gordon
Cleveland, World Pub. Company [1967] .

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
George Washington
Mt. Vernon campus stacks
E99.T6 M5 1967 Available Request
American
LIB stacks
E99.T6 M5 Available Request
George Mason
Fenwick stacks
E99.T6 M5 Available Request
Other Authors Miller, Leon Gordon.
Subjects Alaska -- Histoire.
Alaska -- History.
Alaska.
Haida (Indiens) -- Histoire.
Haida Indians -- History.
Haida Indians.
Tlingit (Indiens) -- Histoire.
Tlingit Indians -- History.
Tlingit Indians.
Description xv, 289 pages illustrations (some color) 26 cm
Copyright Date [1967]
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-279).
Also issued online.
Summary Describes the arts and history of the Tlingit and Haida Indians, from accounts by early explorers and traders.
Contents Introduction / Ernest Gruening -- Alaska visited: the high art of Alaska's coastal Indians -- Vitus Bering discovers Alaska -- Comes the great Captain Cook -- Merchant navigators and the fur fever -- Captain Robert Gray and the Yankee traders -- Baranov-Russian rule in America -- America's neglected bargain -- From potlatch to politics -- Modern alchemy-artifacts into art -- Alaska revisited: the living memory of a lost artistic heritage.
Genre History.
Geographic Area Alaska
Network Numbers (OCoLC)242463
(OCoLC)ocm00242463
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Miller, Polly G.
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