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  • Author:
    Carolyn Smyly,John Smyly
  • ISBN:
    0888391013
  • ISBN13:
    978-0888391018
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  • Publisher:
    Hancock House Publishers; 2018 edition (March 1, 2018)
  • Pages:
    124 pages
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    Social Sciences
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John Smyly was born in Australia and moved with his parents to Vancouver in 1932. The book is about the totem poles of this village, but also illustrates some of the history of the village including maps and photos since 1878.

John Smyly was born in Australia and moved with his parents to Vancouver in 1932. It relates all of this to the various preservation efforts which have been undertaken for these totem poles, in 1935, 1954, and 1971. The book is excellently illustrated, using photos of both the model of the village and original photos from 1878. In 1957, he took part in the provincial museum-university of British Columbia joint salvage trip which visited Skedans and Ninstints and became a permanent member of the museum staff in 1965. His first-hand knowledge of the totem poles of British Columbia, their conservation and restoration and his years of study of the Skedans poles in particular, made him.

Or wondered how it fit into those structures of a village? Those Born at Koona draws together a complete a story as will ever be told about.

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The book is excellently illustrated, using photos of both the model of the village and original photos from 1878

Those Born at Koona: The Totem Poles of The Haida Village Skedans Queen Charlotte Islands by Carolyn and John Smyly "Koona" (Q'ona) is the true name of the Haida village located on the Southeast side. The text also includes explanation of the meanings of the totems themselves.

John & Carolyn Smyly, ISBN: 978-088839-101-8 Those Born at Koona draws together a complete a story as. .

John & Carolyn Smyly, ISBN: 978-088839-101-8 Those Born at Koona draws together a complete a story as will ever be told about these monuments of cedar.

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Artist Patrick Wesley was born and raised on Haida Gwaii, a 155-mile-long . The Haida House at Tllaal offers all-inclusive cultural packages led by Haida interpreters as well. Those Born at Koona, by Carolyn and John Smyly.

Artist Patrick Wesley was born and raised on Haida Gwaii, a 155-mile-long torch-shaped archipelago slung off British Columbia’s North Coast. A native Haida, Patrick began honing his carving skills while still a teenager, and has spent his life creating beautiful works from wood, silver, gold, ivory, and argillite.

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Have you ever gazed quickly at a totem pole? Wondered what it was saying? Contemplated what its crests meant? Or wondered how it fit into those structures of a village? Those Born at Koona draws together a complete a story as will ever be told about these monuments of cedar.