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Rorippa islandica var. glabrata (Lunell) Butters & Abbe

Biogeographical Region:
72 - Eastern Canada  Search this
Collector:
Ernst C. Abbe  Search this
L. B. Abbe  Search this
Place:
Great Whale River. East Coast of Hudson Bay. In sand, in front of Hudson's Bay Co. warehouse, Great Whale River., Quebec, Canada, North America
Collection Date:
22 Aug 1939
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Brassicales Brassicaceae
Published Name:
Rorippa islandica var. glabrata (Lunell) Butters & Abbe
Barcode:
03587212
USNM Number:
2260585
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/39b625977-c440-4b11-ada8-b61c956158e8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15201595

Arabis arenicola (Richardson ex Hook.) Gelert

Biogeographical Region:
72 - Eastern Canada  Search this
Collector:
J. Marr  Search this
Place:
Great Whale River. East Coast of Hudson Bay. Near the mouth of Great Whale River., Quebec, Canada, North America
Collection Date:
21 Aug 1939
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Brassicales Brassicaceae
Published Name:
Arabis arenicola (Richardson ex Hook.) Gelert
Barcode:
03756258
USNM Number:
2260569
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/31fa235d7-cade-4475-a910-dfd1707f2e6e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15186266

Draba norvegica Gunnerus

Biogeographical Region:
72 - Eastern Canada  Search this
Collector:
Ernst C. Abbe  Search this
L. B. Abbe  Search this
Place:
Great Whale River. East Coast of Hudson Bay. About 2 miles north of the mouth of Great Whale River., Quebec, Canada, North America
Collection Date:
16 Aug 1939
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Brassicales Brassicaceae
Published Name:
Draba norvegica Gunnerus
Barcode:
03752026
USNM Number:
2260552
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/39ea98c14-ce1f-4328-b2fe-dd2ff7f55501
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15185613

Alnus viridis subsp. crispa

Biogeographical Region:
72 - Eastern Canada  Search this
Collector:
Ernst C. Abbe  Search this
L. B. Abbe  Search this
Place:
Great Whale River, East Coast of Hudson Bay. Forming thickets in granite area north of the mouth of Great Whale River., Quebec, Canada, North America
Collection Date:
16 Aug 1939
Common name:
green alder
mountain alder
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Fagales Betulaceae Betuloideae
Published Name:
Alnus viridis subsp. crispa
Barcode:
03398685
USNM Number:
2260558
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3980849de-5409-4264-9367-e53195113dc4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_14963606

Poa pratensis L.

Biogeographical Region:
72 - Eastern Canada  Search this
Collector:
D. B. Savile  Search this
Place:
Near Hudson Bay Post, Great Whale River., Quebec, Canada, North America
Collection Date:
12 Aug 1949
Common name:
June grass
Kentucky blue grass
Kentucky bluegrass
spear grass
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Poaceae Pooideae
Published Name:
Poa pratensis L.
Barcode:
04062013
USNM Number:
1982415
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/31fa43066-58a4-4874-84a5-6f30fab1304f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15868017

Poa glauca var. pekulnejensis (Jurtzev & Tzvelev) Prob.

Biogeographical Region:
72 - Eastern Canada  Search this
Collector:
D. B. Savile  Search this
Place:
On sandy ground, nearly pure sand. Near Hudson Bay Post, Great Whale River., Quebec, Canada, North America
Collection Date:
12 Aug 1949
Common name:
glaucous bluegrass
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Poaceae Pooideae
Published Name:
Poa glauca var. pekulnejensis (Jurtzev & Tzvelev) Prob.
Barcode:
04059083
USNM Number:
1982416
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/35a459f66-42c7-449a-a37e-6e1a357049f7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15857173

Poa glauca var. pekulnejensis (Jurtzev & Tzvelev) Prob.

Biogeographical Region:
72 - Eastern Canada  Search this
Collector:
D. B. Savile  Search this
Place:
Dry sandy ground. Near settlement, scarse elsewhere. Near Hudson Bay Post, Great Whale River., Quebec, Canada, North America
Collection Date:
11 Aug 1949
Common name:
glaucous bluegrass
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Poaceae Pooideae
Published Name:
Poa glauca var. pekulnejensis (Jurtzev & Tzvelev) Prob.
Barcode:
04059086
USNM Number:
1982412
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/35d98936e-c19a-4f50-a584-a9d6b8bc2106
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15857174

Poa glauca Vahl

Biogeographical Region:
72 - Eastern Canada  Search this
Collector:
D. B. Savile  Search this
Place:
Near Hudson Bay Post, Great Whale River., Quebec, Canada, North America
Collection Date:
12 Aug 1949
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Poaceae Pooideae
Published Name:
Poa glauca Vahl
Barcode:
04058258
USNM Number:
1982417
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/31f01724e-5dc3-40fa-9a45-3e57fd3561ce
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15856448

Poa arctica Aiton

Biogeographical Region:
72 - Eastern Canada  Search this
Collector:
D. B. Savile  Search this
Place:
Near Hudson Bay Post, Great Whale River., Quebec, Canada, North America
Collection Date:
28 Jul 1949
Common name:
arctic bluegrass
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Poaceae Pooideae
Published Name:
Poa arctica Aiton
Barcode:
04054756
USNM Number:
1982410
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3e721c83e-be61-46e3-bcb1-2625b2e3d0d4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15852870

Poa arctica Aiton

Biogeographical Region:
72 - Eastern Canada  Search this
Collector:
D. B. Savile  Search this
Place:
Near Hudson Bay Post, Great Whale River., Quebec, Canada, North America
Collection Date:
12 Aug 1949
Common name:
arctic bluegrass
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Poaceae Pooideae
Published Name:
Poa arctica Aiton
Barcode:
04054810
USNM Number:
1982414
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3267921a3-38e4-4591-b82c-0760880e2466
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15852919

Arctopoa eminens (J. Presl) Prob.

Biogeographical Region:
72 - Eastern Canada  Search this
Collector:
D. B. Savile  Search this
Place:
1.5 miles north of Hudson Bay Post, Great Whale River., Quebec, Canada, North America
Collection Date:
16 Aug 1949
Common name:
largeflower speargrass
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Poaceae Pooideae
Published Name:
Arctopoa eminens (J. Presl) Prob.
Barcode:
04052409
USNM Number:
1982418
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3d2cc7766-d38c-41f3-91d5-763cffe65342
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15850335

MS 3396 Eskimo and Cree notes and texts collected by Truman Michelson at Great Whale River

Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Creator:
Masty, David  Search this
Extent:
2 Notebooks
Culture:
Eskimos  Search this
Inuit  Search this
Cree  Search this
Arctic peoples  Search this
Indians of North America -- Subarctic  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Notebooks
Folklore
Narratives
Manuscripts
Field notes
Vocabulary
Place:
Great Whale River (Québec)
Hudson Bay
James Bay (Nunavut)
Date:
1935 summer
Scope and Contents:
Handwritten texts and linguistic and ethnological notes from Truman Michelson's 1935 research among the Cree and Inuit at Great Whale River in Quebec, Canada. Among the people that Michelson worked with were David Masty and Thomas, speakers of Great Whale Cree; Rhoderick, a speaker of Rupert House Cree; and Cookie and Harrold, speakers of Great Whale River Inuit. The texts include stories by Masty in Cree syllabary with English translations by Rhoderick. Also present is an English translation by Harrold of Cookie's Inuit syllabic text in Manuscript 3393. The notes largely focus on the vocabulary and kinship systems of the Cree and Inuit of Great Whale River. There are also Rupert House Cree vocabulary as well as notes on the Cree and Inuit in neighboring areas at Hudson Bay and James Bay.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 3396
Local Note:
Title changed from "Eskimo tales and vocabulary; some Indian tales; ethnology; kinship system summer of 1935" 6/3/2014.
Other Archival Materials:
See MS 3393 for the original Inuit text of Cookie's story.
Topic:
Eskimo languages  Search this
Inuit language  Search this
Cree language  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Linguistics  Search this
Ethnologies  Search this
Kinship  Search this
Genre/Form:
Folklore
Narratives
Manuscripts
Field notes
Vocabulary
Citation:
Manuscript 3396, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS3396
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms3396
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MS 3399 Fort George Cree notes and texts collected by Truman Michelson

Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Creator:
Lutet, Oliver, circa 1905  Search this
Extent:
163 Pages
Culture:
Cree  Search this
Indians of North America -- Subarctic  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Field notes
Folklore
Narratives
Manuscripts
Vocabulary
Place:
James Bay (Nunavut)
Hudson Bay
Great Whale River (Québec)
Date:
1935-1936
Scope and Contents:
Fort George Cree notes and texts collected by Truman Michelson at Fort George on the shore of James Bay and at Great Whale River by Hudson Bay. The notes are mostly linguistic with some ethnological content. The texts are stories in Cree syllabary with English translations. John of Fort George provided most if not all of the Cree text while Oliver Lutet served as an interpreter.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 3399
Local Note:
Title changed from "Texts summer of 1935" 5/30/2014.
Topic:
Cree language  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Linguistics  Search this
Ethnology  Search this
Genre/Form:
Field notes
Folklore
Narratives
Manuscripts
Vocabulary
Citation:
Manuscript 3399, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS3399
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms3399
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Poa arctica Aiton

Biogeographical Region:
72 - Eastern Canada  Search this
Collector:
D. B. Savile  Search this
Place:
Near Hudson Bay Post, Great Whale River., Quebec, Canada, North America
Collection Date:
11 Aug 1949
Common name:
arctic bluegrass
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Poaceae Pooideae
Published Name:
Poa arctica Aiton
Barcode:
04054764
USNM Number:
1982411
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/38e46dfe2-85c4-4d05-82e1-2e1e39eea4a9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15852558

MS 3393 Eskimo syllabic text collected by Truman Michelson at Great Whale River

Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Extent:
7 Pages
Culture:
Inuit  Search this
Arctic peoples  Search this
Indians of North America -- Subarctic  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Folklore
Narratives
Manuscripts
Place:
Great Whale River (Québec)
Date:
1935 summer
Scope and Contents:
Notebook containing story by Cookie, an Inuit man, handwritten in Inuit syllabary. The story, collected by Truman Michelson at Great Whale River in Quebec, Canada, is of Tunnies, a brother and sister that lived with the Inuit.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 3393
Other Archival Materials:
See Manuscript 3396 for an English translation of the story.
Topic:
Eskimo languages  Search this
Inuit language  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Genre/Form:
Folklore
Narratives
Manuscripts
Citation:
Manuscript 3393, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS3393
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms3393
Online Media:

Labrador

Collection Creator:
Hrdlička, Aleš, 1869-1943  Search this
Container:
Box 259
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Neither an Alaskan field view nor Alaska. Acutally a family at Great Whale River, Quebec.
Collection Restrictions:
The Aleš Hrdlička papers are open for research.

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Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Aleš Hrdlička papers, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-1974-31-ref4320

Koeleria spicata ined.

Biogeographical Region:
72 - Eastern Canada  Search this
Collector:
Ernst C. Abbe  Search this
L. B. Abbe  Search this
Place:
Great Whale River. East Coast of Hudson Bay. North of the mouth of Great Whale River., Quebec, Canada, North America
Collection Date:
16 Aug 1939
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Poaceae Pooideae
Published Name:
Koeleria spicata ined.
Barcode:
04008697
USNM Number:
2236658
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/30a8094ff-752e-4d0b-9baa-d3e08e32aed2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15785926

Poa pratensis L.

Biogeographical Region:
72 - Eastern Canada  Search this
Collector:
D. B. Savile  Search this
Place:
Near Hudson Bay Post, Great Whale River., Quebec, Canada, North America
Collection Date:
11 Aug 1949
Common name:
June grass
Kentucky blue grass
Kentucky bluegrass
spear grass
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Poaceae Pooideae
Published Name:
Poa pratensis L.
Barcode:
04062010
USNM Number:
1982413
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/37bf02526-f1da-4870-8f25-ea395e27f726
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15868016

Juncus alpinus Vill.

Biogeographical Region:
72 - Eastern Canada  Search this
Collector:
Ernst C. Abbe  Search this
L. B. Abbe  Search this
Place:
Great Whale River. East Coast of Hudson Bay. Occasional in wet places near pools in granite area, about 2 miles north of mouth of Great Whale River., Quebec, Canada, North America
Collection Date:
16 Aug 1939
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Juncaceae
Published Name:
Juncus alpinus Vill.
Barcode:
03849040
USNM Number:
2260565
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/345d05c4e-2c46-4752-8dba-0e1457876111
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15598609

Spirit Legend

Culture/People:
Inuit (Canadian Eskimo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Joshua Sala, Inuit (Canadian Eskimo), 1936-1984  Search this
Previous seller:
Fédération des coopératives du Nouveau-Québec  Search this
Previous owner:
Bert Witt (Mervin Herbert Witt), Non-Indian, 1916-2013  Search this
Ellen Witt (Ellen Hays Witt), Non-Indian, 1917-2007  Search this
Donor:
Bert Witt (Mervin Herbert Witt), Non-Indian, 1916-2013  Search this
Ellen Witt (Ellen Hays Witt), Non-Indian, 1917-2007  Search this
Title:
Spirit Legend
Object Name:
Sculpture
Media/Materials:
Steatite/soapstone
Techniques:
Carved
Dimensions:
20.0 x 7.3 x 29.5 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Kuujjuarapik (Great Whale River); Nord du Québec Region (Nunavik); Québec; Canada
Date created:
1979
Catalog Number:
26/208
Barcode:
260208.000
See related items:
Inuit (Canadian Eskimo)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6dfddcbea-21e7-4b35-8851-5326b009e1ad
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276301
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