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Carving a totem pole / text and photographs by Vickie Jensen ; foreword by Norman Tail.

Carving a totem pole

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  • ISBN: 0805037543 (acid-free paper) :
  • Physical Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : ill. ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: 1st American ed.
  • Publisher: New York : H. Holt, 1996.

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Summary, etc.:
Describes how Nisg̲a'a artist Norman Tait designs and carves a totem pole, trains his relatives to carve, and participates in the pole raising ceremonies.
Subject: Totem poles > British Columbia > Juvenile literature.
Niska wood-carving > British Columbia > Juvenile literature.
Niska Indians > Rites and ceremonies > Juvenile literature.
Totem poles.
Niska Indians > Rites and ceremonies.
Indians of North America > British Columbia > Rites and ceremonies.

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