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    • Agnes and Mildred.

    • Agnes and Mildred.

    • Title from slide.

      Slide also says, "Nicolai [Nikolai] Nation." Agnes and Mildred stand to the left of a group of Native Alaskan children by a dogsled. Both women have cameras with them. You can see the brake used on the dogsled; it is a...

    • UAF-1997-108-518
    • Native Alaskans in Nikolai.

    • Native Alaskans in Nikolai.

    • Title from indexer.

      Slide reads, "Nicoli [Nikolai] Natives, Nov. 1949." A group of Native Alaskan boys and girls stand in front of a log building, with other buildings, possible caches, to the right. Mildred and Agnes stand behind the...

    • UAF-1997-108-519
    • Doug ready for excursion.

    • Doug ready for excursion.

    • Title from slide.

      Slide also reads, "Platinum 1949." Doug is wearing a hat, a blue shirt, a tie, and a coat. Behind him are three women wearing headscarves and coats. Other people are in the background as well. Goodnews Bay is seen beyond...

    • UAF-1997-108-534
    • Ed, Maxine, & John Miller.

    • Ed, Maxine, & John Miller.

    • Title from slide.

      Slide also reads, "Shagluk, Dec. 1949." According to the finding aid, Maxine was also called, "Max." Ed, Max, and John are standing in the shadows by snow-covered brush and trees, with an open expanse behind them. Max is...

    • UAF-1997-108-502
    • Leaving Sleetmute, 1949.

    • Leaving Sleetmute, 1949.

    • Title from slide.

      A group of about 25 men, women, and children gather around a dark plane with "NC" as a partial identification number on the wing. A man in a pilot's hat stands by a full canvas bag, while a boy with a black jacket, blue...

    • UAF-1997-108-506
    • Mildred James.

    • Mildred James.

    • Title from slide.

      The slide also says, "Nicoli [Nikolai] Nov. 1949." Mildred, wearing a black and tan plaid coat, a black skirt, leggings or long socks, boots, and a white patterned headscarf is bending down to pet a black and tan dog by...

    • UAF-1997-108-517
    • Fox stands by women.

    • Fox stands by women.

    • Title from indexer.

      Writing on the slide reads, "Nicolai [Nikolai] fox." Two women stand on a trail in the snow, while a fox with reddish-brown fur stands right next to them off the trail. The fox has a white-tipped tail. The women are...

    • UAF-1997-108-521
    • Platinum trip 1949.

    • Platinum trip 1949.

    • Title from slide.

      Slide also reads, "Taken for color, geo. thrown in for fullness." A group of about 20 people stand outside a Douglas DC-3/C-47/Dakota series plane on which "Northern Consolidated Airlines, Inc." is painted. The tail...

    • UAF-1997-108-533
    • Omkuminutz, Nelson Island.

    • Omkuminutz, Nelson Island.

    • Title from slide.

      Slide also reads, "Native women & children, 7-4-49." Two Native Alaskan women are wearing pink kuspuks. The boy on the left is wearing a dirt-covered beige kuspuk and mukluks. The boy behind him is wearing a navy plaid...

    • UAF-1997-108-543
    • Mt. Village tractor.

    • Mt. Village tractor.

    • Title from slide.

      A group of Native Alaskan people are gathered to the left of this photo. A piece of machinery is on the right, presumably the tractor which looks to be in a state of decay. Most of the people are wearing fur-trimmed...

    • UAF-1997-108-551
    • 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 children.

    • Kipnuk children.

    • Title from indexer.

      The slide simply says, "Kipnuk." A group of 21 Native Alaskan children pose for a group photo in the same location as UAF-1997-108-568. Most of the boys and girls are wearing fur-trimmed kuspuks; many of the girls'...

    • UAF-1997-108-569
    • Kypnuk [Kipnuk] children.

    • Kypnuk [Kipnuk] children.

    • Title from slide.

      The slide also says, "March 1950." Ten Native Alaskan children pose for this photo in a flat area of snow. Some of the girls are wearing pink kuspuks trimmed with fur; one girl is wearing a red print kuspuk with fur trim at...

    • UAF-1997-108-572
    • X-ray unit, Marshall.

    • X-ray unit, Marshall.

    • Title from slide.

      Slide also reads, "May 1949." Two women stand in the center of this photo, with a white piece of equipment behind the woman on the left, who is holding a gray envelope. She is wearing a brown coat, black pants, and brown...

    • UAF-1997-108-575
    • Drying fish.

    • Drying fish.

    • Title from finding aid.

      Excelia Timothy displays salmon drying on racks; she can also be seen in photo UAF-1997-108-820 in this collection. "Mekoryuk" is written on the slide. The date is assumed to be 1949, since "ca. 1949" is written on...

    • UAF-1997-108-820

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