Title taken from image. Chilkat Indians gathering for Potlatch Dance, Alaska. Group in ceremonial dress with a bear hide, front center, natural wood community house in background. Photographer's number 226 .
Man on the left uses a tool that resembles a metal garden hoe. The other men are using metal scraping tools, called "tuggaun" in Iñupiaq, which are the same tools used to butcher a whale. Scraping is made easier by freezing the skin.