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    • Woman with crab.

    • Woman with crab.

    • Title supplied by indexer.

      Alaskan Native woman is shown with a crab impaled on a stick she's holding in her right hand. In her left hand, she's holding a fishing line attached to another stick that's sitting on the ice. A dog is seen in...

    • UAF-1985-122-1110
    • Native Dance.

    • Native Dance.

    • Title taken from caption.

      Handwritten note reads "Native Dance, Nikolai." Because this image includes the building, a paved area that might be a sidewalk, and people also present in UAF-1997-108-239 and UAF-1997-108-328, the...

    • UAF-1997-108-327
    • Akulurak, boys' dorm.

    • Akulurak, boys' dorm.

    • Title from slide.

      The slide also reads, "Oct. 1949," and spells the village as "Akuluruk." There are several gray buildings, the closest of which has a bell tower. There are steps up to a porch, which has white and green railings. A group...

    • UAF-1997-108-547
    • Native dance.

    • Native dance.

    • Title from slide.

      "Chenelick [Chaniliut] 1949," is also written on the slide. A group of Native Alaskans gather around a wooden sidewalk for a feather dance. Four men have frame drums and sticks, while other people have objects with...

    • UAF-1997-108-753
    • Karte von Amerika.

    • Karte von Amerika.

    • Relief shown pictorially. "Gestochen von Kil. Ponheimer." Insets: [Alaska] -- [Northeast Canada and Greenland with names of indigenous groups] -- Karte von der Republik der Vereinigten Dreyzehan Staaten in Nord Amerika. Place names on library's...

    • UAF-M0013A
    • Howard Ryan, Camp Aehnder.

    • Howard Ryan, Camp Aehnder.

    • Title from verso: "Howard Ryan, Camp Aehnder, Mar. 16th, 1944."

      Howard is propping up his right arm, standing at the entrance of a tent. In his right hand he holds a pinup photograph and he's smiling. His left hand rests on his hip. He's...

    • UAF-1993-253-5
    • Howard Ryan.

    • Howard Ryan.

    • Title from verso: "Right, H. Ryan, 1943-44."

      Howard Ryan and two other men standing next to a parked truck near a building that has X-style trim on the door. Howard is resting his left elbow on top of the truck's headlight. He's holding...

    • UAF-1993-253-6
    • Howard Ryan.

    • Howard Ryan.

    • Title from verso: "Right, H. Ryan, 1943-44."

      Howard Ryan and Jim Anderson, as identified in UAF-1993-253-10, are both squatting down with a dog in between them. Jim, on the left, is wearing overalls and dons a beard. He's holding an axe in...

    • UAF-1993-253-7
    • On the Casco.

    • On the Casco.

    • Title from verso.

      Man standing on the deck of the Casco holds onto the rigging with his left hand. His right hand's in his pants' pocket; his left leg is crossed over his right. He's wearing a button down shirt tucked into his pants that...

    • UAF-1993-202-18
    • Navy Officer's Club.

    • Navy Officer's Club.

    • Title from verso: "Navy Officer's Club - Adak '45."

      A man and woman interacting are sitting near a table. The woman holds a glass of what appears to be beer in her right hand; the man is holding a pipe. On top of the two tables pictured are...

    • UAF-1994-23-8
    • Outdoor activities.

    • Outdoor activities.

    • Title from verso: "Outdoor activities - Adak 45."

      Four people are sitting on top of a jagged rock near the water. The man on the right is wearing a vest, and holds a cigarette in his left hand. He has placed his right hand on the person's...

    • UAF-1994-23-20
    • Gathering wildflowers.

    • Gathering wildflowers.

    • Title from verso: "Gathering wildflowers, Adak '45."

      Woman wearing a coat with the hood up has her right hand in her coat pocket. She stands in a meadow of tall grass, holding wildflowers in her left hand. There's a dirt road behind her...

    • UAF-1994-23-34
    • Gathering wildflowers.

    • Gathering wildflowers.

    • Written on verso: "Gathering wildflowers, Adak '45, back of nurses' quarters."

      Woman wearing a long jacket with big pockets holds a bouquet of wildflowers in her left hand, and a single flower in her raised right hand.

    • UAF-1994-23-36
    • Group of children.

    • Group of children.

    • Photograph of a group of Athabascan children.

      Further information was supplied by Marjorie Attla of Galena, Alaska, during the Denakkanaaga Elder and Youth Conference held June 6-10, 2005, in Grayling, Alaska:
      Peggy Simon [girl in front...

    • UAF-1992-202-28


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