Kwakiutl string figures, 1930.


Averkieva, J. Kwakiutl string figures, 1930.

Kwakiutl string figures, 1930.

Manuscript about Kwakiutl string figures, based on Averkieva's research with the Kwakiutl Indians in Fort Rupert, British Columbia. Collection consists of her manuscript, a preface and other comments by E. von Hornbostel, a series of pencil sketches of string figures (for the most part unidentified), and negatives and prints (some identified).

.6 cubic ft.

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Hornbostel, Erich Moritz von, 1877-1935 (person)

Averkieva, I︠U︡lii︠a︡ Pavlovna (person)