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VanStone, James W.

Overview
Works: 136 works in 528 publications in 2 languages and 10,295 library holdings
Genres: History  Catalogs  Catalogs and collections 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor, Other
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Most widely held works by James W VanStone
Point Hope, an Eskimo village in transition by James W VanStone( Book )

16 editions published between 1962 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Athapaskan adaptations : hunters and fishermen of the subarctic forests by James W VanStone( Book )

13 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A survey of the northern Athapaskan area dealing with the traditional ethnographic data, the history of European contact and the contemporary Athapaskan peoples
The ethnoarcheology of Crow Village, Alaska by Wendell H Oswalt( Book )

18 editions published between 1967 and 1969 in English and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Study of the Yupik settlement at Crow Village (Tulukaghogamiut) on the lower Kuskokwim River in southwest Alaska
Eskimos of the Nushagak River : an ethnographic history by James W VanStone( Book )

12 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Study of history of cultural change among Eskimo with special reference to coastal Eskimo of southwest Alaska. Based on archival sources and author's field work in 1964-65
Ethnohistory in southwestern Alaska and the southern Yukon : method and content by Margaret Lantis( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part I, chapters by M. Lantis, Robert E. Ackerman, James W. VanStone, Joan B. Townsend and Catharine McClellan on effects of first contact between whites and native peoples of region. Part 2, by M. Lantis: The Aleut social system, 1750 to 1810, from early historical sources
Ingalik contact ecology : an ethnohistory of the lower-middle Yukon, 1790-1935 by James W VanStone( Book )

8 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study describing and analyzing changes in the lifeways of the Ingalik Indians of the lower-middle Yukon River in west-central Alaska during the period of Euro-American contact from 1790 to 1935
Athapaskan clothing and related objects in the collections of Field Museum of Natural History by Field Museum of Natural History( Book )

9 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents and illustrates 31 items of northern Athapaskan clothing and related objects obtained in the Yukon valley of Alaska near the end of the 19th century
Nushagak, an historic trading center in southwestern Alaska by James W VanStone( Book )

12 editions published in 1972 in 3 languages and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The changing culture of the Snowdrift Chipewyan by James W VanStone( Book )

16 editions published between 1965 and 1985 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Bruce collection of Eskimo material culture from Kotzebue Sound, Alaska by James W VanStone( Book )

9 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kijik: an historic Tanaina Indian settlement by James W VanStone( Book )

7 editions published in 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nunivak Island Eskimo (Yuit) technology and material culture by James W VanStone( Book )

13 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the observations of anthropologist Margaret Lantis of the Yupik-speaking Ninivaarmiut Eskimo technology and material culture on Nunivak Island in the Bering Sea off the coast of West central Alaska in 1939-'40. Includes contemporary photographs and map
Historic Ingalik settlements along the Yukon, Innoko and Anvik rivers, Alaska by James W VanStone( )

8 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Study describes a series of historic archeological sites along the lower-middle Yukon River and its tributaries in west-central Alaska, an area occupied by the Anvik-Shagoluk Ingalik, an Athapaskan-speaking people
Historic settlement patterns in the Nushagak River region, Alaska by James W VanStone( Book )

7 editions published in 1971 in English and French and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indian trade ornaments in the collections of Field Museum of Natural History by James W VanStone( Book )

10 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Throughout its history, Field Museum of Natural History's Department of Anthropology has acquired a sizable collection of American Indian trade ornaments. This collection, which includes a variety of pendants, brooches, gorgets, and other objects of personal adornment, is described and illustrated in this study. Numerous items in the collection are marked with the individual marks of craftsmen who produced ornaments for the Indian trade. Though some marks cannot be identified with certainty, the majority of marked pieces represent the work of Canadian craftsmen and were traded to the Indians by traders based in Montreal. The collection as a whole illustrates the importance of this trade and the variety of ornaments traded to Indians in the Great Lakes area in the latter 18th and early 19th centuries
The Speck collection of Montagnais material culture from the lower St. Lawrence drainage, Quebec by James W VanStone( Book )

8 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Akulivikchuk : a nineteenth century Eskimo village on the Nashagak River, Alaska by James W VanStone( Book )

8 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Culture of the region in south west Alaska based on series of archaeological surveys commencing in 1964
The Simms collection of Plains Cree material culture from southeastern Saskatchewan by James W VanStone( Book )

6 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalogue of the Simms collection (Dept. of Anthropology, Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago) of Plains Cree material culture from southeastern Saskatchewan; includes photographs and descriptions of clothing, personal admornment, household furnishings, tools, utensils and musical instruments
Tikchik village; a nineteenth century riverine community in Southwestern Alaska by James W VanStone( Book )

12 editions published in 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Results of archaeological survey along Nushagak River and three of its major tributaries in 1964
The Bruce Collection of Eskimo material culture from Port Clarence, Alaska by Field Museum of Natural History( Book )

9 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Bruce Port Clarence collection must be included among the significant assemblages of nineteenth-century Alaskan Eskimo material culture in American and European museums. The Bruce collection is sufficiently varied so that items of material culture can be described and discussed within the following use categories: sea and land hunting, fishing, tools and manufactures, household equipment, clothing, transportation, ceremonial equipment, personal adornment, smoking complex, toys and models, and raw materials
 
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Alternative Names
James W. VanStone American anthropologist

James W. VanStone Amerikaans antropoloog (1925-2001)

Stone, James W. van.

Stone, James W. van 1925-2001

Van Stone, James W.

Van Stone, James W. 1925-

Van Stone, James W. 1925-2001

VanStone, James W. 1925-

VanStone, James Willard.

Vanstone, James Willard 1925-2001

Languages
English (195)

French (2)