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16mm motion picture film

Museum number:
26-449
Permalink:
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Alternate number:
Reel 344 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.1994
Object count:
1
Description:
Kwakiutl: seascape footage of Johnstone and Georgia Straits from ship board; totem poles at B.C. Packers, Alert Bay. 16mm film, reel 344, 240' camera rolls 457, 467 Original
Donor:
American Indian Film Project and Samuel A. Barrett
Collection place:
British Columbia, Canada
Verbatim coll. place:
Johnstone and Georgia Straits; Alert Bay, British Columbia, Canada
Culture or time period:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)
Collector:
Samuel A. Barrett
Collection date:
1960-1965
Place depicted:
Alert Bay, British Columbia, Canada, Johnstone Strait, British Columbia, Canada, and Strait of Georgia, British Columbia, Canada
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
5.1 Religion and Divination: Objects and garb associated with practices reflecting submission, devotion, obedience, and service to supernatural agencies
Accession date:
1965
Department:
Still and motion photography
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