Publications About the Belcher Islands

Archival File, National File: PO Box 6100, Montreal, Quebec, H3C 3H5

Archives, Geology Office, Indian and N DIAND: PO Box 1500, Yellowknife, NMT

Baer, A. J.; Geological Survey of Canada; Bassins and Geosynclines of the Canadian
Shield, Discussion of the Belcher Fold Belt; March 1970

Beckstead, D; Geological, photo: Rm 510-601B, Ottawa, Ont

Belcher Mini: Information, Kingston, Ont K7_ _ _ _

Benmouyal, Joseph; Etudes Archeologique de sites eskimo aux isles Belcher

Born, David, Omar; Preliminary Belcher Islands Report to Al Wright. 2 page typed letter
discussing certain problems on the islands relating to .... problems with hostile
mothers, going to school in distant commuinties; Aug 15 1967: last known at Dept
of Antropology, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, Illinois, 62901

Bruemer, Fred; “The Belcher Islands” in The Beaver, 302(1), 4-13, present and past,
some discussions of murder; 1971

Burwash et al.; The Eskimo, Their Country and its Resources. Economic Survey of the East
Coast of Hudson Bay and James Bay from Richmond gulf to Rupert House,
including the Belcher and other Adjacent islands; Library National Museum pV811
and B94.c2.59783; 1927

Burwash, L. T.; The Eskimo, Their Country, Itd’s Resources, Dept of the Interior, Ottawa,
69 p;1928

Cameron, W.B.; :Runaway Ship” in The Beaver; June 1948

Christie, K. ; Known Minerals, summary; 1960: Dept of North

Cooch, F.G. ; Eider Duck Skin, Can Wildlife, CWSC 689, 1954

Corbel, M., Jean; Esquimaux d’Amerique du Nord, from process-verbaux du Cercle
d’Etudes Geographiques de Lyon, revue de Geographie de Lyon; 1957

Dept of Energy, Mines and Resources; Science, History and Hudson Bay, section on
place names of Hudson Bay Region; 1968: Ottawa

Desgoffe, Claude; An Anthropological survey of the Belcher Islands

Deyell, Jim; Hudson Bay Manager, Robert Cruickshank 1933-1939, Ernest H. Riddell
1939-1941, 1941-1963 trade only from Gt. Whale River; Sept 1963, T.K. Jones
65-66,. G.S. Macdonald, L.H. Hornsby: District Managers, Easter Dist Office,
HBCo, NationalStoresDept. PO Box 6085, Station A, Montreal, PQ H3C 3X3

Doutt, J. Kenneth; The Expedition to Hudson Bay, Carnegie Magazine, vol.12
pp227-236; 1939
Elton, C.; Voles, Mice and Lemmings - problems in population dynamics; Clarendon
Press, Oxfort; 1942

Explorations; Canada Council: PO Box 1047, Ottawa, Ont. K1P 5V8, Phone 613-237-

Flaherty, Robert J; Ther Belcher Islands of Hudson Bay: Their Discovery and Exploration.
The Geographical Review, Vol V, No.6, pp433-458; June 1918

Flaherty, Robert; The Story of Comock, audio tape, British Broadcasting Corporation;
early 1950’s

Freeman Milton, M.R.; An ecological study fo mobility and settlement patterns among the
Belcher Island Eskimo. Arctic (Canada), 20(3), 154-175; 1967

Friedman; reference, possibly around 1958: Dept of Fisheries, 240 Sparks St. Ottawa

Gans, Margarete; Das Hudsonmeer, 207p, 3 maps, 10 tables, Mimeographed, might
have information about the Belcher, used by German in WWII; 1926

Grainger, E.; Arctic Biological Station, Ste. Anne de Bellevue, Quebec

Guemple, D.L.; The Pacalik Kayak of the Belcher Islands, Description of making a kayak,
very complete time study with photos. National Musemum of Canada, Ottawa,
Buttetin 204, Antropological Series 70, Contributions to Ethnology V, 123-163;

Guemple, D.L.; The eskimo ritual Sponser; a problem in the fusion of semantic domains,
Ethnology 8, 468-483; 1969

Guemple, Lee; Inuit Adoption, Papers of the Candian Ethnology Service, National
Museum of Man Mercry Series, Description and analysis of the social and cultural
aspects of traditional and contemporary adoption; 1979

Harp, Elmer; Summary of archaeological investigation, Report to Dept of Natural and
Cultural Affairs, G. NWT, Yellowknife, not publishes but apparently there are other
published information in technical journals (Check Arnold): Dartmouth College

Hermanson, Mark H.; Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta vol 54, pp1443-1451; Pb and
Cs chronology of sediments from small shallow Arctic Lakes; 1990 Pergamon
Press pic.

Hoffman, H.J.; “Mid-Precambrian Prokaryotes from Belcher Islands”, Canada Nature,
V249, N5452, p87-88; 1974: University of Montreal, Dept of Geology

Hoffman, H.J.; “Precambrain Mircoflora. Belcher Islands, Canada, Significance and
Systematics”, Journal of Paleontology, v50.N6, p1040-1073; 1976: University of

Hoffman, H.J.; “Stratiform Precambrian, Stromatolites, Belcher Islands, Canada, Relations between Silified Mircofossils and Mircostructures”, American Journal of Science
v275, N10, p1121-1132; 1975: University of Montreal
Jackson, G.D.; Geological Survey of Canada. Belcher Islands, Northwest Territories, paper
60-20; 1960: Dept of Mines and Technical Surveys

Jackson, G.D. and Bells; Geological Survey of Canada, Alphebian Halite and Suphate
Indications in the Belcher Group; 1974

Jamieson, J.; Reflections on Cultural Programs, Aurora, vol 6, no. 1, Northwest Teachers

Jamieson, J.; The Presented Past, Heritage, Museums and Education, ed. Peter Stone,
Brian Molyneaux; Chapter 35, “One View of Nature Education in Northwest
Territories, Canada”, Routledge: 1994, ISBN 0-415-096022

Jenness, Diamond; An Archaeological Collection from the Belcher Islands in Hudson Bay,
National Museum of Canada, Annals of the Carnegie Museum, (Chuck Arnold
reports) Vol XXVIII, p189-206; Feb 18, 1941: Pittsburgh Pa

Laddie (The Boat); Public Archives, Trade and Communications Section. Fed. Archives
Divison, RG 42, vol 423, microfilm reel C 3190, p 180

Laverdiere, camille; “Une Des Dernieres Lettres de Desgoffe”, Revue Canadienne de
Geographie 11, a last letter from Desgoffe and Commentary on his death; 1957

Lefebvre, G.R.; Compartive and annotated glossay of the East Hudson Bay Eskimo
Dialect, 1800 expressions, some from Belchers; 1956

Manning, T.; Notes relating, NWT, Canadian Wildlife; 1971

Mathiassen; Archaeology, Thule Expedition, Copenhagen; 1921

Moore, E.S.; “Iron-Formation on the Belcher Islands”, Hudson Bay, with special reference
to its origin and its associated Algal Limestone, J. Geol, vol.26, pp 412-438 ; 1918

Moore, E.S.; “Iron-Formation on Belcher Islands” Hudson Bay, with special references to
its origion and its associated Algal Limestone, Bull, Geol, Soc, Amer., vol29, p90;

Moore, E.S.; “Iron Deposits on the Belcher Islands”, Hudson Bay, Canadian Institute Min.
Met.,; Bull. 82, Feb. pp196-206, Trans. Can. Institute Min. Met, vol 22, pp101-
111; 1919

National Museum: Headquarters L’Esplanada, 300 Laurier, Ottawa, K1A_ _ _

Ney, C. H. ; “Geodetic Survey, Survey and Mapping Branch”, Dept of Mines and
Technical surveys, Position Hunters on Hudson Bay, Canadian Surveyor Vol 11,
July pp2-EED, history of mapping in Hudson Bay, good reference to Belcher;

Public Archives, National Pho...

Quimby, George I, Jr.; “The Manitunik Eskimo Culture fo East Hudson’s Bay”, American
Antiquity Vol 6(2), Oct. 1949, Quimby reports, material from Expedition; 1940
Renouf, Ernest; “Salvage” in The Beaver, maybe contact the Can.Map Publishers since
they are relatives and may have photos and other information; November 1921

Richads, Horace, G.; possible source of information on location of Doutt, J.K.: New Jersey
State Museum, Trenton, New Jersey

Richards, H. G.; “Pleistocene Fossils from the Belcher Islands, Hudson Bay”, Carnegie
Museum, Annals, 28; 47-52; 1940

Ricketts, B.D., Ware, M.J., Donaldson, J.A.; “Volcaniclastic rocks and volcaniclastic facies in
the Precambrian (Aphebian) Belcher Group, NWT”, Can. J. Earth Sciences, vol 19,
no 6, p1275-1294; JUne 1982

Riddell, Ernie.; Huntington Shorecliff, 20701 Beach Blvd, Huntington Beach, California,
92648; Hudson Bay manager at the of murders on island

Ross, J.; New Glasgow and Belcher Islands Eskimoes, 16 mm, 1920’s Depostor Therrien
Coll., Number NFA 76-9-25; deposited Jan 1975

Sanford, B.V.; Operation Winisk, may have reference to WWII and Belcher; 1969

Schenk, Paul; “A study of the volcanics overlying the Iron-Formation South of Laddie
Harbour”, Bachelor’s Thesis; 1959: University of Western Ontario

Therrien, Ro; Video New Gl... circa 1928: Box 1300, Ba

Twomey; Walrus off, The Beaver: March 39

Twomey, Arthur C.; “Ungava Expedition” in The Beaver; 1969

Twomey, Arthur C; Needle to the North, Ungava and t..., Boston, Houg; 1942

Twomey, Arthur C.; “The Walrus Hunt”, In this article, Twomey talks about how walrus was
hunted in the days before the outside took over; March 12, 1939

Woodbridge, D.E.; “Iron-Ore on Belcher Islands”, Eng. Mining J., vol 112, pp251-254;

Woodruff Me, Smaek MJ; “Refractive Status of Belcher Islands eskimos”, Can. J. of public
Heath, vol 67 , no 4. p314-320; 1976: University of Waterloo, Ont.

Wright, A. P; response to letter from Born, David, Omar; Aug 18, 1967: Dept of Indian
Affairs and Northern Development

Young, G. A.; “Iron-bearning Rocks on Belcher Islands, Hudson bay”, Geol. Surv, Canada,
Sum. Rept. 1921, pt E, 61p; 1922

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