Igloolik Oral History Project
Principal Investigator: Qulaut, George (1)
Licence Number: 11036
Organization: Science Institute of the N.W.T.
Licensed Year(s): 1991
Issued: Jan 01, 1991
Project Team: Louis Tapardjuk; Leah Otak; Maurice Arnatsiaq; John MacDonald

Objective(s): To record Inuit cultural traditions and knowledge;

Project Description: In-depth audiotaped interviews are conducted with selected Iglulingmiut elders on a wide range of topics including: life-histories, wildlife biology, hunting techniques, sewing methods, skin reparation, diet, education, philosophy, astronomy, climatology, treatment of illness and folk-lore. The tapes are transcribed, translated, word-processed and edited.