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16mm motion picture film

Museum number:
26-436
Permalink:
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Alternate number:
Reel 331 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.1994
Object count:
1
Description:
Kwakiutl (?): Doug Cranmer and Bill Reid carving totem pole at Vancouver, B.C.; peeling bark, splitting slabs, tracing pattern on log, beginning carving with axe. 16mm film reel 331, 650', camera rolls 316-319, 319b, 320b Original
Donor:
American Indian Film Project and Samuel A. Barrett
Collection place:
University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia
Verbatim coll. place:
UBC Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Culture or time period:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)
Collector:
Samuel A. Barrett
Collection date:
1960-1965
Materials:
Acetate film (16 mm)
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
Dimensions:
duration 17.1 minutes and length 650 feet
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