WorldCat Identities

Jenness, Diamond 1886-1969

Overview
Works: 268 works in 1,059 publications in 3 languages and 12,209 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Folklore  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliography  Music  Diaries  History  Juvenile works  Biographies  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author, Editor, Honoree, Composer, Author of introduction, Other
Classifications: E99.E7, 917.129
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The American aborigines: their origin and antiquity by Diamond Jenness( Book )

32 editions published between 1933 and 1973 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Papers cover the geological and biological background, archaeology and ethnology. Includes paper by D. Jenness: The problem of the Eskimo
The life of the Copper Eskimos by Diamond Jenness( Book )

50 editions published between 1922 and 1970 in English and German and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The corn goddess and other tales from Indian Canada by Diamond Jenness( Book )

46 editions published between 1956 and 1979 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains Iroquois, Ojibwa, Sarcee, Sekani, Carrier, Coast Salish and Eskimo tales
The Sekani Indians of British Columbia by Diamond Jenness( Book )

43 editions published between 1931 and 1937 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eskimo administration by Diamond Jenness( Book )

in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volume two contains history
The northern D'Entrecasteaux by Diamond Jenness( Book )

17 editions published between 1920 and 2010 in English and French and held by 261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Ojibwa Indians of Parry Island : their social and religious life by Diamond Jenness( Book )

26 editions published between 1935 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The economics of Cyprus : a survey to 1914 by Diamond Jenness( Book )

15 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in English and French and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eskimo songs : songs of the Copper Eskimos by Helen H Roberts( Book )

38 editions published between 1923 and 1925 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Sarcee Indians of Alberta by Diamond Jenness( Book )

25 editions published between 1938 and 1978 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bella Coola Indian music : a study of the interaction between northwest coast Indian structures and their functional context by Anton Frederick Kolstee( Book )

3 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Canadian Inuit literature : the development of a tradition by Robin Gedalof( Book )

4 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents and briefly examines how Canada's Inuit moved from an oral tradition of literature in Inuktitut to a written tradition in their second language, English
The people of the twilight by Diamond Jenness( Book )

44 editions published between 1928 and 1995 in English and German and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Account by an anthropologist of two years' residence (from 1914 to 1916) with the Eskimos of the Coronation Gulf region of the Northwest Territories
Thule Eskimo prehistory of Cumberland Sound, Baffin Island, Canada by Peter Schledermann( Book )

4 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of the prehistoric cultural development of the Thule Eskimo tradition in southern Baffin Island and its relationship to the present inhabitants of the region
Many voices : a study of folklore activities in Canada and their role in Canadian culture by Carole Carpenter( Book )

5 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Once upon a river : archaeology and geology of the Bow River Valley at Calgary, Alberta, Canada by Michael Wilson( Book )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lest the beaver run loose : the early 17th century Christianson site and trends in historic neutral archaeology by William Richard Fitzgerald( Book )

4 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The estuary bison pound site in Southwestern Saskatchewan by Gary F Adams( Book )

4 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Masters thesis, University of Saskatchewan, describing excavations at the Estuary Bison Pound site in 1971 and 1972. A Diamond Jeness memorial volume
Dawn in Arctic Alaska by Diamond Jenness( Book )

22 editions published between 1957 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Account of his winter alone with natives of the north coast of Alaska in 1913
Arctic odyssey : the diary of Diamond Jenness, ethnologist with the Canadian Arctic Expedition in Northern Alaska and Canada, 1913-1916 by Diamond Jenness( Book )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This diary kept by Diamond Jenness (1888-1969), the ethnologist with the Southern Party of the Canadian Arctic Expedition of 1913-1918, covers the author's travels and work in northern Alaska, the Coronation Gulf area, Victoria Island and Bernard Harbour, with numerous photographs taken by the author and much previously unpublished material on Copper Eskimo life. Includes sketches and maps by the author, with lists of people met during the expedition, Eskimo words used in the diary, items traded, collections (birds, insects, mammals, plants, mosses, shells), singers of the songs recorded in the Coppermine area, photographs and correspondence. The basic text has been expanded with notes from other unpublished sources, together with biographical material on the various expedition members
 
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Alternative Names
Diamond Jenness anthropologue, en poste au Muséum national d'Ottawa, Canada

Diamond Jenness Canadees antropoloog (1886-1969)

Diamond Jenness Canadian anthropologist

Jenness, D. 1886-1969

Jenness, D. (Diamond), 1886-1969

Languages
English (426)

German (5)

French (5)

Covers
Through darkening spectacles : memoirs of Diamond Jenness