Knowledge and usage of land mammals, birds, insects, reptiles, and amphibians by the Squamish Indian people of British Columbia, 1976


Date: 1976 | Size: 1 volume(s), 1 volume, 163 p., photocopy

Scope and content

An ethnographic, or ethnoscientific, study of the Sḵwx̱wú7mesh ("Squamish"), a Coast Salish people. A companion work by Bouchard and Nancy Turner present the ethnobiology of the Sḵwx̱wú7mesh people.

Native American Images note : Photographed by Dorothy Kennedy the photocopies show uses of tools by the Sḵwx̱wú7mesh people of Northern Vancouver, as applied to the species presented.

Collection Information

Physical description

1 volume, 163 p., photocopy.


Restrictions on Access:

This item is restricted; consult the repository.


Gift of Dorothy I. D. Kennedy and Randy Bouchard and accessioned, 08/04/1976 (1976 1018ms).

Custodial history:

Presented by Dorothy I. D. Kennedy and Randy Bouchard, 1976.

Indexing Terms


  • Ethnobiology
  • Indians of North America -- British Columbia
  • Photocopies
  • Salishan languages
  • Squamish Indians (B.C.)
  • Sub-Arctic Indians