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Nova Scotia Museum

Overview
Works: 458 works in 798 publications in 1 language and 3,826 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Folklore  Maps  Field guides  Pictorial works  Catalogs and collections  Myths  Periodicals  Directories 
Roles: Other, Publisher
Classifications: E99.M6, 745.58
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Most widely held works about Nova Scotia Museum
 
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Micmac quillwork : Micmac Indian techniques of porcupine quill decoration, 1600-1950 by Ruth Holmes Whitehead( Book )

6 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Major portion of the work deals with the bark insertion technique. Lavishly illustrated with black and white and colour photographs
Tracking Doctor Lonecloud : showman to legend keeper by Ruth Holmes Whitehead( Book )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Houses of Nova Scotia : an illustrated guide to architectural style recognition by Allen Penney( Book )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following the sea by Benjamin Doane( Book )

4 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Animal signatures by Edward Claridge( Book )

11 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Field guide to the most common animal signs found in Nova Scotia, including what to look for, descriptions of mammals with cloven hooves and padded feet, and descriptions of common bird tracks. Information on each animal or bird includes size, colour, habitat, and a description of some noteworthy characteristics
Atlas of breeding birds of the Maritime Provinces by Anthony J Erskine( Book )

5 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Natural history of Nova Scotia( Book )

11 editions published between 1984 and 1996 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This two volume work looks at Nova Scotia's natural environmentin three ways. A `topics' section provides basic informationunder subject headings, the habitats section identifies anddescribes key ecological features. The Theme Region approachdivides the province into nine areas; it seeks to integratedifferent elements of the natural history usually studied inisolation
Sawpower : making lumber in the sawmills of Nova Scotia by Barbara R Robertson( Book )

4 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Handwoven hats : a history of straw, wood and rush hats in Nova Scotia by Joleen Gordon( Book )

8 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dawning of the dinosaurs : the story of Canada's oldest dinosaurs by Harry Thurston( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old Nova Scotian quilts by Scott Robson( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Early man in Nova Scotia by Patricia Hayward( Book )

8 editions published between 1973 and 1976 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Withe baskets, traps, and brooms : traditional crafts in Nova Scotia by Joleen Gordon( Book )

5 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edith Clayton's market basket : a heritage of splintwood basketry in Nova Scotia by Joleen Gordon( Book )

3 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Upper Carboniferous fossil flora of Nova Scotia : in the collections of the Nova Scotia Museum, with special reference to the Sydney coalfield by Nova Scotia Museum( Book )

3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six Mi'kmaq stories by Ruth Holmes Whitehead( )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"These six Mi'kmaq [Micmac] stories are great tales, brilliantly retold by Ruth Whitehead. They have their roots firmly planted in the collective life of a people who had made Nova Scotia their home for centuries before the arrival of the Europeans. They offer us a rare and valuable insight into the powerful relationship between the Mi'kmaq and the often surprising world in which they lived."--from back cover
Gingerbread & house finish of every description by Barbara R Robertson( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spring wildflowers by Albert E Roland( Book )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inventory of Micmac, Maliseet, and Beothuk material culture in international collections: Great Britain by Ruth Holmes Whitehead( Book )

3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First in a series of curatorial reports on Micmac, Maliseet, and Beothuk material in international collections. It covers 20 museums in Great Britain, and includes 154 Micmac items, 20 Maliseet pieces, and 11 Beothuk pieces, the bulk of which are goods made to sell to the European market. Each piece is listed, dated and described as extensively as possible
Sea slugs of Atlantic Canada and the Gulf of Maine by J. Sherman Bleakney( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Micmac quillwork : Micmac Indian techniques of porcupine quill decoration, 1600-1950
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Tracking Doctor Lonecloud : showman to legend keeperFollowing the seaAtlas of breeding birds of the Maritime ProvincesDawning of the dinosaurs : the story of Canada's oldest dinosaursOld Nova Scotian quiltsSix Mi'kmaq storiesGingerbread & house finish of every description
Alternative Names

controlled identityNova Scotia Museum of Science

Halifax (N.S.) Nova Scotia Museum

Halifax NS

Nouvelle-Écosse. Ministère de l'éducation et de la culture. Musée de la Nouvelle-Écosse

Nouvelle-Écosse. Musée

Nouvelle-Écosse Musée de la Nouvelle-Écosse

Nova Scotia Museum

Nova Scotia Museum Complex

Nova Scotia Museum Halifax, Nova Scotia Curator

Nova Scotia Museum museum in Canada

Nova Scotia Museum Museum in Kanada

Nova Scotia Nova Scotia Museum

NSM

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