Handwritten note reads "Russian Christmas. Napaskiak [Napakiak]." Four women in headscarves and holding candles kneel with a priest near an altar. The interior of the church is decorated with Christmas decorations.
Title taken from label on matting. Photographer with camera on tripod examining religious icon in Russian Orthodox church at Saint Michael, Alaska. Photographer's number 8103. Aug. 1938. Photographer: Ray B. Dame. Original photograph size: 9 5/8" x...
Object Name: book
Subject: Russian Orthodox Church
Accession Number: 73-27
Description: paper; ink; printed; bound
Descriptive Narrative: TLINGIT OLD & NEW TESTAMENT READER from St. Nicholas Church,...
Description: wood; carved; glass; hinged
Old Num: LC.344-1.13
Descriptive Narrative: Wooden relief carving--hinged 3-piece icon triptych with glass covering one of the three panels. A small wooden icon of the type...