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    • Beauty luncheon.

    • Beauty luncheon.

    • Title from caption.

      Caption reads: "'Beauty' luncheon, March 1910." A group of ladies are wearing what looks to be towels and robes, with beauty masks (possibly mud?) covering their faces. There is a sign in front that reads: "Grace...

    • UAF-1985-122-215
    • Beauty group.

    • Beauty group.

    • Title from indexer.

      A group of ladies are wearing what looks to be towels and robes, with beauty masks (possibly mud?) covering their faces. There is a sign in front that reads: "Grace Blackwell Watts. B. D." This appears to be the same...

    • UAF-1985-122-216
    • Umiak loaded for trip.

    • Umiak loaded for trip.

    • Loading the Umiak for a trip. Visible in the skin boat are seal skin bladders, oars, rope and rifles.

      Caption: The whale boat is loaded with all the implements of chase as well as charms which the witch doctor brings along. This boat is...

    • UAF-1959-875-12
    • Murl, Jack, self.

    • Murl, Jack, self.

    • Title from caption which reads, "Murl, Jack, self coming up from Kenai Lake, Oct. '30."

      Three men are shown sitting in a boat, all wearing hats and heavy coats. The man on the left has a rope tied around his waist. The man in the back is...

    • UAF-1985-122-1015
    • Debris destruction.

    • Debris destruction.

    • Title supplied by indexer.
      Piles of debris, including metal and wooden remains of houses and buildings are seen covering the land. Some people are seen among the debris in the distance, along with a building off to the right.

    • UAF-1985-122-1078
    • Seal camp, Kwigillingok.

    • Seal camp, Kwigillingok.

    • Title from caption.

      According to note on slide, "Seal Camp - Kwigillingok; 1950; Jean Cook." Woman, possibly identified as Jean Cook, kneels on the ground near a notched log with what appears to be an animal's body in her hand. Behind...

    • UAF-1997-108-267
    • Breakup in Bethel, 1948.

    • Breakup in Bethel, 1948.

    • Title from slide.

      This photo was taken on a sunny day in spring when breakup was occurring, with water covering sections of the ground. The water totally surrounds some buildings, including the pair of gray Quonset huts to the right of the...

    • UAF-1997-108-395
    • House in Bethel.

    • House in Bethel.

    • Title from slide.

      Also on slide is "V(?) Cann's house, Bethel, breakup 1948." The handwriting was not entirely decipherable. The photo shows a two-story white house with a red gambrel roof and logs covering the lower portion. Four quonset...

    • UAF-1997-108-400
    • Hooper Bay, 1950.

    • Hooper Bay, 1950.

    • Title from slide.

      Many homes appear in this photo, constructed of wood with metal roofs. Snow covers the ground and is deep in some places, partially covering windows on a building to the left. Several people are outside with their backs...

    • UAF-1997-108-422
    • Igloo, Hooper Bay.

    • Igloo, Hooper Bay.

    • Title from slide.

      A dog looking away from the camera, sits on the roof of a Native Alaskan home in Hooper Bay. It appears to be sitting on some dirt which is spread on top of a tarp that drapes down from the metal roof. A tower is next...

    • UAF-1997-108-426
    • Bring in seal.

    • Bring in seal.

    • Title from finding aid.

      Slide reads, "Hooper Bay." A Native Alaskan man and woman stand next to a dog sled that is carrying what look like seal intestines in a white bowl, and the rest of the seal and meat behind it. The man is wearing an...

    • UAF-1997-108-439
    • Ft. Yukon 1950.

    • Ft. Yukon 1950.

    • Title from slide.

      A section of Fort Yukon is seen from above, with part of the Yukon River in the lower left corner, and part of Hospital Lake in the upper right corner. There is ice covering much of the Yukon River, and parts of the...

    • UAF-1997-108-546
    • Branches of cherries on car.

    • Branches of cherries on car.

    • Title from slide.

      Also written on the slide was, "Didn't show up." The finding aid says, "Garage." A woman in a blue dress stands holding a branch next to the white car with a darker roof. The photo is blurry, so you can't see the cherries...

    • UAF-1997-108-725
    • Elim on Norton Sound.

    • Elim on Norton Sound.

    • Title from slide.

      A dogsled is to the right, with a dog team on the lines going out to the left. The frame of a canoe or kayak without its skin covering is resting on a rack behind. The date is assumed to be 1949, since "ca. 1949" is written...

    • UAF-1997-108-768

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