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Legend of the fin-back whale crest of the Haidas, Queen Charlotte"s Island, B.C.

James Deans

Legend of the fin-back whale crest of the Haidas, Queen Charlotte"s Island, B.C.

by James Deans

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Published by s.n. in [S.l .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Haida Indians -- Legends.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesJournal of American folk-lore.
    Statement[James Deans].
    GenreLegends.
    SeriesCIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 15457.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationp. 43-47.
    Number of Pages47
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16912893M
    ISBN 100665154577

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Legend of the Fin-Back Whale Crest of the Haidas, Queen Charlotte's Island, B.C James Deans Journal of American Folklore, Vol.

5, Januarypp. Author retells and expands a on story heard many years ago from the Haida people. More information (Rating:Votes: 0, Reviews: 0) Reviews | Rate It | Add to Favourites.

B.C.'s Queen Charlotte Islands have officially been renamed Haida Gwaii as part of a historic reconciliation agreement between the province and the Haida.

Preliminary Bibliography Abley, Mark. "At Last, Canada's Natives Find Voices on the Page." The Gazette 23 Feb. Adams, Dawn, ed. The Queen Charlotte Islands Reading Series. Legend of the fin-back whale crest of the Haidas, Queen Deans, Charlotte Islands, B.C.

Folk-Lore Decary, R., Peche ä la Baleine et. Situated off the northern most region of British Columbia is Haida Gwaii, formerly known as the Queen Charlotte Islands, an exceptionally beautiful and isolated archipelago, made up of islands, has a population of approximately 4, people and famous as the home of the Haida people and their culture.

Ancient warriors of the north Pacific: the Haidas, their laws, customs and legends, with some historical account of the Queen Charlotte Islands: Creator: Harrison, C. (Charles) Publisher: London: H. & G. Witherby: Date Issued: Description "A description of what the author saw and heard during forty years residence among the Haidas.".

We were fortunate to witness Killer Whales in the Queen Charlotte Sound, Marlborough, New Zealand, 25th January How Raven Killed Whale: Athabaskan legend about a gullible whale being deceived by a trickster Raven.

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Fin Back Whale. This modern room is located on the 2nd floor of Admirals B & B. Over the course of history whales have played many roles in the perspectives of varying cultures and societies. Stories of whales destroying ships and swallowing humans can often be heard in many folklores tales.

While others believe that whales are gods, deities and divine spirits that bring peace, luck and harmony to their tribes and the world.

Legend of the fin-back whale crest of the Haidas, Queen Charlotte' s Island, B.C. [electronic resource] / ([S.l.: s.n., ?]), by James Deans (page images at HathiTrust; US access only) Two years amongst the Indians of Queen Charlotte's Island [electronic resource] / ([S.l.: s.n., ]), by Francis Poole (page images at HathiTrust).

Title: In the wake of the war canoe: a stirring record of forty years' successful labour, peril & adventure amongst the savage Indian tribes of the Pacific coast, and the piratical headhunting Haidas of the Queen Charlotte Islands, B.C. Legend of the fin-back whale crest of the Haidas, Queen Charlotte' s Island, B.C.

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Legend of the Fin-Back Whale Crest of the Haidas, Queen Charlotte's Island, B. Legend of the Fin-Back Whale Crest of the Haidas, Queen Charlotte's Island, B. (pp. ) James Deans DOI: / Folk-Lore Scrap-Book Superstitions of the "Crackers" in Georgia. The Whale-Island One of the favourite imaginings of whale chroniclers, was of the living island, the animal island, the whale-island.

The notion of a sleeping whale, with its dark rocklike back, being mistaken for an uncharted island is as old as maritime literature itself.Deans, James, Legend of the Fin-Back mony of painting, and song, ; dance, Whale Crest of the Haidas, Queen Char- ; record of deeds preserved in songs, lotte's Island, B.

C.: ; extension of society to other tribes, Haida crests or clans, 43; legend of fin- ; exchange of songs and dances. The “Ling-Back”, the biggest of all whales, looked like an island when seen from above, since it´s back was covered with lings. The “Sword whale” chased the boats and exterminated them.

It had a very high but thin dorsal fin looking like a sword, and .