Indians of the Yukon and Northwest Territories.

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Indians of North America -- Yukon Terri
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Pagination29 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
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Indians of Yukon and Northwest Territories. [Canada. Department of Indian Affairs and Northern Development.] -- Brief cultural descriptions of the Chipewyan, Yellowknife, Slave, Dogrib, Hare, Nahanni and Kutchin Indians.

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indians of the yukon and northwest territories. Paperback – January 1, by Dept. of Indian Affairs (Author)Author: Dept. of Indian Affairs. The indigenous peoples of Yukon are an ethnic group which occupied the territory now known as Yukon Territory prior to European contact.

The indigenous people of Yukon are part of the Aboriginal people of ionally, the Yukon indigenous peoples are hunters and gatherers with close connections to the land, the rivers and the seasons. Their history is recorded and passed down. Northwest TerritoriesEncyclopædia Britannica, Inc.; The Northwest Territories are bordered by Nunavut to the east, the provinces of Saskatchewan, Alberta, and British Columbia to the south, and Yukon to the west.

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Located near the junction of British Columbia, Yukon, and the Northwest Territories, the Nahanni Valley is region replete with stories of headless prospectors, hidden gold mines, tropical oases, lost tribes, evil spirits, Indian [ ].

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Untilthe Northwest Territories encompassed the entire northern tier of Canada (except the Yukon). Then Nunavut, comprising the eastern mainland and many of the arctic islands, split away (or was "created" if you live in Nunavut) to form a separate territory and a.

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The Northwest Territories lie W of Nunavut, N of lat. 60°N, and E of Yukon. Untilwhen the Northwest Territories were divided and the eastern portion became Nunavut Nunavut. the tribes from to is gwen. Present conditions of the 2, Indians in the.

Yukon and 5, in. the Northwest Territories are also briefly accounted. [Not. available in hard copy due to marginal legibihty of original docuMent.] (RH) do. PRI Indians of Yukon and Northwest Territories by Canada.

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It is also the provincial and criminal police establishment in all provinces except Ontario and Quebec and the only police force in the Yukon and Northwest territories. It is responsible for Canadian internal security as well. Filed under: Athapascan Indians -- Northwest Territories -- Social life and customs Notes on the Tinneh or Chepewyan Indians of British and Russian America (extracted from the Smithsonian Institution Annual Report for ), ed.

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The Gwich’in (also known as Kutchin) Indians live across Central and Eastern Alaska, the Yukon, and the Northwest Territories. Their vocal music represents the more traditional way of experiencing music―unaccompanied singing.

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