Mary Edetoak, une patiente qui porte toujours les tatouages traditionnels inuits

  • Record Information – Brief
    Hierarchical level:
    Item
    Date:
    1958
    Reference:
    RG53, Box number: 77
    Item no. (creator):
    86893
    Type of material:
    Photographs
    Found in:
    Archives / Collections and Fonds
    Item ID number:
    4951919
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  • Date(s):
    1958
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    Place:
    Hôpital Charles Camsell, Edmonton (Alb.):
    Place of creation:
    Alberta
    Extent:
    1 photographie : négatif n&b.
    Inventory no.: 28049
    Language of material:
    English
    Scope and content:
    Photographie prise à Edmonton (Alberta). Histoire en photos de l'ONF : Charles Camsell Indian Hospital: For An Excusive Clientele.
    Additional name(s):
    Additional information:
    General Note:
    Autrefois, toutes les femmes inuit recevaient des tatouages, ce qui était un rite de passage. Les tatouages étaient souvent sur le visage et les mains, mais pouvaient aussi être sur les bras, les jambes et/ou la poitrine.
    Source of title:
    Titre fondé sur la légende suivante tirée du photoreportage de l'ONF: Among the hospital's Eskimo patients is Mary Edetoak from Spence Bay. She belongs to one of the few remaining groups who still use tattoo marks; the custom is losing popularity with the younger generations.
    Subject heading:
    Source:
    Government
    Former archival reference no.:
    RG53
    Other accession no.:
    1971-271 NPC
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    Mention: Bibliothèque et Archives Canada/Fonds de l'Office national du film/e011176882; Droits d'auteur: Expiré; Restrictions sur l'utilisation: Nil

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