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    • Dog sled filled with meat.

    • Dog sled filled with meat.

    • Title from indexer.

      A Native Alaskan man is holding the handle of a meat-filled dog sled. There is a tan basket on top near the sled driver, and some fur at the front of the sled. At least some of the dead animals are seal. The caption...

    • UAF-1997-108-451
    • Hooper Bay.

    • Hooper Bay.

    • Title from slide.

      A group of about 33 Native Alaskans of all ages gather and lift meat portions into the air. A man in a green fur-trimmed kuspuk holds a stick with a seal skin on it. Many of the girls and women are wearing headscarves,...

    • UAF-1997-108-456
    • Hooper Bay, 1950.

    • Hooper Bay, 1950.

    • Title from slide.

      Six Native Alaskans, four of them women and two children, are in front of a log cabin. The two women standing are wearing coats and mukluks, while the four others are wearing fur-trimmed kuspuks and mukluks. A wind...

    • UAF-1997-108-465
    • Mission belltower.

    • Mission belltower.

    • Title from finding aid.

      "Hooper Bay, 1950," is written on the slide. Hanging on the tower to dry are what look to be black strips of meat. Two carcasses (possibly seal) are propped on the lower level, with tan colored leggings hanging...

    • UAF-1997-108-466
    • Chevak, March 1949.

    • Chevak, March 1949.

    • Title from slide.

      A white dog is curled up on the ground in front of a Native Alaskan home. A dog sled leans up against part of the structure, and a wind tower with wires going to the home is behind that. The home's window is located on...

    • UAF-1997-108-467
    • Chevak.

    • Chevak.

    • Title from slide.

      Native Alaskan dwellings can be seen here on an overcast day full of gray clouds. Wind towers can be seen silhouetted on top of several homes, with propellers spinning. The home nearest the photographer has a window in...

    • UAF-1997-108-469
    • Kayaks on stands.

    • Kayaks on stands.

    • Title from indexer.

      "Chevak" is written on the slide. The ground is covered with snow, and there are at least three kayaks on racks built from logs lashed together at angles. A fishing net hangs off one of the log supports, and there are...

    • UAF-1997-108-470
    • Chevak.

    • Chevak.

    • Title from slide.

      The finding aid says, "is school" for this photo. Several Native Alaskan adults stand amidst the children, with a couple of dog sleds parked to the right of the photo. Most of the people have hats or scarves on, or have...

    • UAF-1997-108-472
    • Scammon Bay, July 1949.

    • Scammon Bay, July 1949.

    • Title from slide.

      A group of Native Alaskans stand in front of two homes, one of which has green plants growing on part of the roof. Most of the women and girls are wearing kuspuks, some trimmed with fur. One woman wears a dress or skirt,...

    • UAF-1997-108-473
    • Tuntutuliak, March 1951.

    • Tuntutuliak, March 1951.

    • Title from slide.

      Seven Native Alaskan men and five children stand for a photo in front of two wooden homes. A wind tower is behind to the left, with wires leading to the home on the left. Two of the men are wearing mukluks that have trim...

    • UAF-1997-108-479
    • Old Harbor, Kodiak Island.

    • Old Harbor, Kodiak Island.

    • Title from slide.

      Salmon are hanging on drying racks in Old Harbor, Alaska. You can see the Sitkalidak Strait in the background. Mountains can be seen across the water, and the sky is overcast. The date is assumed to be 1949, since this...

    • UAF-1997-108-539
    • Old Harbor, Kodiak Island.

    • Old Harbor, Kodiak Island.

    • Title from slide.

      Salmon are hanging on drying racks in Old Harbor, Alaska, under an overcast sky. A red boat is in the Sitkalidak Strait, and mountains can be seen across the water. There are more than a dozen barrels on the shore, some...

    • UAF-1997-108-540
    • Omkuminutz, July 1949.

    • Omkuminutz, July 1949.

    • Title from slide.

      Two boys stand in front of drying racks. The boy on the left is Native Alaskan; he's wearing a navy blue plaid shirt over another collared shirt, dark pants with knee patches, and shoes. The boy on the right has brown...

    • UAF-1997-108-542
    • Kitty & David John.

    • Kitty & David John.

    • Title from slide.

      The slide also says, "Kypnik [Kipnuk], Feb. 1950." Kitty and David stand in front of a home built from various materials, including wood and corrugated metal pieces. Kitty is wearing a white kuspuk with pink trim and a...

    • UAF-1997-108-567
    • Kipnuk.

    • Kipnuk.

    • Title from slide.

      Three Native Alaskan boys wearing gray aprons smile at the photographer. The boy on the left is wearing a red shirt and black boots. The middle boy is wearing a brown shirt and black boots. The boy on the right is wearing a...

    • UAF-1997-108-568

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