Alaska Basketry

Author: V. V. Cavana
Editor: Read Books Ltd
ISBN: 1528761855
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Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.
Alaska Basketry
Language: en
Pages: 54
Authors: V. V. Cavana
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-12-01 - Publisher: Read Books Ltd

Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.
Language: en
Pages: 240

Authors: Nancy Gates
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-11-01 - Publisher: Graphic Arts Center Publishing Co.

With facts and figures on geography, history, economy, cultures, and peoples of the Last Frontier, the 29th edition is packed with all-about-Alaska information for people who dream of visiting Alaska, as well as long-lasting sourdoughs.
Alaska Basketry
Language: en
Pages: 39
Authors: Violet Virginia Cavana
Categories: Indian baskets
Type: BOOK - Published: 1917 - Publisher:

Details the basketry and and baskets produced by the Athapascan, Haida, Aleutian, Tlinget, Eskimo & Kuskukwim Native American tribes in Alaska. The baskets described in this work were all drawn from Ms. Cavana's collection which she had acquired while living in Alaska from 1897-1903. Of particular interest are the photographs
The Art of Native American Basketry
Language: en
Pages: 350
Authors: Frank W. Porter
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1990 - Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

George Wharton James once commented that the basket to the Indian "meant a work of art, in which hope, aspiration, desire, love, religion, poetry, national pride, mythology, were all more or less interwoven." The first major study of the subject since 1904, this book presents essays written by those intimately
The Alaska Almanac
Language: en
Pages: 250
Authors: Nancy Gates
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-11-01 - Publisher: Graphic Arts Books

Those looking for facts about Alaska turn to Alaska's best known and trusted fact book, The Alaska Alamanc. This affordable, bestā€selling guide is filled with accurate, timely facts on the geography, history, economy, employment, recreation, climate, and peoples of this large and diverse state.