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Tsimshian Indians of Skeena River British Columbia

Accession number: 
Production Years: 
1925 to 1927


Film Properties: 
Length (feet): 
1511 (35mm)
Length (minutes): 
Holding Institutions: 

Library and Archives Canada: 35mm, VHS.
"Documentary film on the life of the Tsimshian Indians in the beautiful Skeena Valley of northern British Columbia. Various scenes include salmon fishing, picking and preserving berries and plant food, women carrying supplies and infants in cradles on their backs, basket-making and spinning mountain goat wool. Also shown are tourist attractions such as totem poles, grave houses, and costumed dances."