Soapstone and Seed Beads: Arts and Crafts at the Charles Camsell Hospital, a Tuberculosis Sanatorium (and) The Charles Camsell Garment Collection

By: Annalisa, and Ruth L. McConnell (and) Jill E. Oakes Staples

Price: $45.95  $36.76

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Book Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. B&W photos throughout. 58 pages in large format, chapters include: Tuberculosis: impact on native lives, The occupational therapy program, The creation of the arts and crafts collection, The fole of the museum: The Charles Camsell hospital collection project. With two catalogues for the crafts collection (55 exhibits each with a photo and description) and the garment collection (16 exhibits each with a photo and description.) The garment collection is very well described and includes sections on The significance of the garment collection, Materials and production used to produce items in the collection, & The meaning of dress (Symbolic meaning in clothing, Gender, Age,Status, Spiritual protection. )

Title: Soapstone and Seed Beads: Arts and Crafts at the Charles Camsell Hospital, a Tuberculosis Sanatorium (and) The Charles Camsell Garment Collection

Author: Annalisa, and Ruth L. McConnell (and) Jill E. Oakes Staples

Categories: Crafts, Textiles, Fashion, Costume, Beauty,

Publisher: Jasper Printing for The Provincial Museum of Alberta: 1993

ISBN Number: 0773210768

ISBN Number 13: 9780773210769

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition: Near Fine

Type: Crafts

Seller ID: 144355

Keywords: Pants, Stockings, Parka, Boys, Outer, Coat, Bonnet, Inuit, Caribou, Skin, Sinew, Wool, Yarn, Dene, Athapaskan, Central Arctic, Copper, Fur Seal, Blackfoot, Subarctic, Jacket, Dog, Skin, Boots, Wolverine, wolf, Symbolic meaning in clothing, Gender, Age, Status, Spiritual, protection,