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Author Jonaitis, Aldona, 1948-
Title The totem pole : an intercultural history / Aldona Jonaitis and Aaron Glass.
Imprint Seattle : University of Washington Press ; Vancouver : Douglas & MacIntyre, [2010]
©2010

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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  E98.T65 J66 2010    AVAILABLE  
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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  E98.T65 J66 2010    AVAILABLE  
Subject Totem poles -- History.
Indians of North America -- Northwest Coast of North America -- Social life and customs.
Northwest Coast of North America -- Social life and customs.
Alt Name Glass, Aaron.
Description xxvii, 331 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), maps ; 29 cm
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 295-313) and index.
Contents Excursions : toward an intercultural biography of the totem pole -- pt. 1. Totem poles in the colonial imagination -- On commerce and cultures : explorers and merchants encounter carved columns -- The dynamics of settler colonialism, the rise and fall of totem poles, and the emergence of anthropology -- "Places of totemic delight" : significant sights/sites on the Northwest coast -- Totems for tourists : on salvage and salvation -- The expansion of totem pole form : minis, maxis, and multiples (or, the small, the tall, and the kitschy) -- pt. 2. The global circulation of totem poles -- Transforming emblems at museums and expositions : poles in the global village -- "Monuments in multichrome" : totem poles and the promotion of place -- Beyond restoration : the work of Wilson Duff -- High art from rainy places : the "Renaissance" of totem carving -- pt. 3. Current cultures of the totem pole -- Beyond fairs : contemporary cultural tourism and ethnokitsch -- Family trees and tribal treaties : on the politics of poles -- Totem poles and the mediation of colonial encounter -- Appendix A: A selected and annotated list of books on totem poles -- Appendix B: Primary eighteenth and nineteenth-century reports of monumental carvings on the Northwest coast (1778-1900) -- Appendix C: A selection of early illustrations of totem poles and major photographic expeditions (1778-1900) -- Appendix D: A selective list of poles collected or commissioned for destinations abroad (1880-1970) -- Appendix E: A selection of totem poles at regional, national, and international expositions (1876-1994) -- Appendix F: A selection of totem poles at British Columbian and Canadian celebrations -- Appendix G: A selection of poles raised in or for Native communities (1957-1988).
ISBN 9780295989624 (cloth : alk. paper)
0295989629 (cloth : alk. paper)
9781553654216 (Douglas & McIntyre)
1553654218 (Douglas & McIntyre)
OCLC # 489003003
Table of Contents
 Preface 
 Acknowledgments 
 Prologue 
 List of Sidebars 
 List of Photo Essays 
1Excursions: Toward an Intercultural Biography of the Totem Pole3
PART ONETOTEM POLES IN THE COLONIAL IMAGINATION 
2On Commerce and Cultures: Explorers and Merchants Encounter Carved Columns15
3The Rise and Fall of Totem Poles: The Dynamics of Settler Colonialism and the Emergence of Anthropology34
4"Places of Totemic Delight": Significant Sights/Sites on the Northwest Coast59
5Totems for Tourists: On Salvage and Salvation78
6The Expansion of Totem Pole Form: Minis, Maxis, and Multiples (or, the Small, the Tall, and the Kitschy)95
PART TWOTHE GLOBAL CIRCULATION OF TOTEM POLES 
7Transforming Emblems at Museums and Expositions: Poles in the Global Village118
8"Monuments in Multichrome": Totem Poles and the Promotion of Place142
9Beyond Restoration: The Work of Wilson Duff164
10High Art from Rainy Places: The "Renaissance" of Totem Carving187
PART THREECURRENT CULTURES OF THE TOTEM POLE 
11Beyond Fairs: Contemporary Cultural Tourism and Ethnokitsch208
12Family Trees and Tribal Treaties: On the Politics of Poles224
13Totem Poles and the Mediation of Colonial Encounter250
Appendix AA Selected and Annotated List of Books on Totem Poles263
Appendix BPrimary Eighteenth- and Nineteenth-Century Reports of Monumental Carvings on the Northwest Coast (1778-1900)264
Appendix CA Selection of Early Illustrations of Totem Poles and Major Photographic Expeditions (1778-1900)267
Appendix DA Selective List of Poles Collected or Commissioned for Destinations Abroad (1880-1970)269
Appendix EA Selection of Totem Poles at Regional, National and International Expositions (1876-1994)272
Appendix FA Selection of Totem Poles at British Columbian and Canadian Celebrations (1936-1986)276
Appendix GA Selection of Poles Raised in or for Native Communities (1957-1988)278
 Notes281
 References295
 Index315