Left: Swáatk'i, also known as Yindayáank' or Swatka; middle: Kaalgéi, also known as Ka-Sh-Ak or the Monkeyman; right: Sx'andu.oo, also known as Skundoo, medicine man; all men are of the Kak-Von-Tons [Kaagwaantaan] of the Chilkat tribe
Letter dated 1 June 1877 from Sheldon Jackson, Denver, Colo. to J. S. Brown, Fort Wrangel noting Brown's appeal to the Y.M.C.A. had been forwarded to him and seeking further information necessary to establish a mission at Fort Wrangel.
Margins of photocopy: 1st row (l. to r.): John Marvin (with paddle), Albert Jackson, John K. Smith, Pete Fawcett, Jim Huston?, Moses Smith, Mark Willis (Walter Willis' father). 2nd row (l. to r.): unknown, Willie Horton, Johnie Fawcett,...
Speeches and interviews commemorating and describing the origin of Kake Day and Kake history..
[Anchorage, Alaska : University of Alaska, 1982]. 28 p. : ill. ; 28 cm. Three photographic images.
In English and Tlingit.
Supplemental materials: Summer in the Northland. Camp at Malaspina. 20 June. Tlingit Indians from Yakutat. Bill Thompson with partial view of face. [Postmark:] Katalla, Alaska Aug 20 1908 AM Mr. G. Eatherly Moss.
These are the Chilkat Dancers from Haines or Port Chilkoot as it was called at the time. The man using the drum on the far left is Carl Heinmiller. Identification courtesy of Blythe Carter, Sheldon Museum & Cultural Center.
This photo has been identified as Chief Kowee, in Juneau, with his wife Ok-lak and her sister (who was also his second wife). That identification, on verso, is considered to be incorrect. Verso: Kow-ee - Died Feb. 27, 1892. Wife "Ok-lak" and...