Tsimshian First Nations

Identity area

Type of entity

Family

Authorized form of name

Tsimshian First Nations

Parallel form(s) of name

  • Tsimpshean
  • Tsimshean
  • Tsimpshian

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Description area

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Tshimshian communities are in British Columbia and Alaska, around Terrace and Prince Rupert and the southernmost corner of Alaska on Annette Island. There are approximately 10,000 Tsimshian. Their culture is matrilineal with a societal structure based on a clan system, properly referred to as a moiety.

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Control area

Authority record identifier

2009.7

Institution identifier

NBCA

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Final

Level of detail

Partial

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