Bringing Back the Past: Historical Perspectives on Canadian Archaeology

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780660159744
  • Publisher: University of Washington Press
  • Publication date: 6/1/1998
  • Series: Mercury Series
  • Pages: 292
  • Product dimensions: 7.00 (w) x 9.40 (h) x 0.90 (d)

Table of Contents

List of Figures
List of Tables
1 Introduction 3
2 Toward a Scientific Archaeology: Daniel Wilson, David Boyle and the Canadian Institute 1852-96 15
3 Women in Early Ontario Archaeology: Reclaiming Voices 25
4 J. Norman Emerson: Contributions to Canadian Archaeology 39
5 Mentors and Role Models: The Shaping of Canadian Archaeologists 53
6 My Life in Canadian Archaeology 61
7 Reflections on Encounters with Archaeology 77
8 The Royal Ontario Museum and Archaeology Abroad 95
9 Archaeology, Ethnology and Canada's Public Purse 1910-1921 103
10 Toward a History of Archaeology in the National Museum of Canada: the Contributions of Harlan I. Smith and Douglas Leechman, 1911-1950 115
11 The Role of the University of Manitoba in the Development of Manitoba Archaeology 135
12 History of Archaeology in Nova Scotia 153
13 Bits and Pieces, Glimpses and Glances: A Retrospect on Prehistoric Research in Quebec 163
14 Current Research and the History of Thule Archaeology in Arctic Canada 191
15 Nationalism and the Growth of Fur Trade Archaeology in Western Canada 203
16 Two Decades of Change: British Columbia Archaeology in the '60s and '70s 215
17 "I don't think we are in Kansas anymore:" The Rise of the Archaeological Consulting Industry in Ontario 225
18 The Saskatchewan Archaeological Society and the Role of Amateur Societies 249
19 Stubborn Independence: An Essay on the Innu and Archaeology 259
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