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BC Historical Books

BC Historical Books

BC Historical Books

The north-western tribes of Canada.--Twelfth and final report of the committee, consisting of professor E. B. Tylor (chairman), Sir Cuthbert E. Peek (secretary), Dr. G. M. Dawson, Mr. R. G. Haliburton, Mr. David Boyle, and Hon. G. W. Ross, appointed to investigate the physical characters, languages,… British Association for the Advancement of Science


"Title varies slightly. No 2d report was published in any form. The 3d report does not appear to have been issued separately and can be found in the association's report for 1887, p. 173-200. Partial listing of contents for this series on p. 1-2 of the 10th report. Index to the 4th to 12th reports in the 12th report. Reprinted from: Report of the ... meeting of the British Association for the Advancement of Science. Papers on the physical characteristics, language, industry, and social conditions of Indian tribes in British Columbia by Franz Boas, A. F. Chamberlain, Livingston Farrand, Horatio Hale, and E. F. Wilson." -- Lowther, B. J., & Laing, M. (1968). A bibliography of British Columbia: Laying the foundations, 1849-1899. Victoria, BC: University of Victoria, p. 77.

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