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    • Nora.

    • Nora.

    • Woman identified as Nora poses for a photograph.

      Caption: Eskimos are not Indians, but Mongoloids. Both have all inherent reverence for their ancestors, the Japanese possessing the characteristic a degree stronger than the Eskimos. The...

    • UAF-1959-875-35
    • Tundra Shack.

    • Tundra Shack.

    • Title from slide.

      "Breakup 1948" is also written on the slide. The Tundra Shack was a business in Bethel, Alaska, located near a quonset hut. "Ice cream" is written on the white sign in red, under the business name written in black. You...

    • UAF-1997-108-394
    • 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
    • Lona at Bass's.

    • Lona at Bass's.

    • Title from finding aid.

      "Lona - taken at Bass's," is written on the slide. There is another photo of Lona at Bass's in this collection, UAF-1997-108-111. She is holding strawberries, and is standing in front of some white blooming...

    • UAF-1997-108-723
    • Nearly surrounded.

    • Nearly surrounded.

    • Title from caption.

      This excerpt taken from the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner was also included on the caption, "This resident of Dale Road is surveying the acres of water that are in the area and has caused many families to move from their...

    • UAF-2006-64-18
    • Wood Mask

    • Wood Mask

    • This round wood mask (16 x 13 x 5 cm) has arched eyebrows stained darker than the rest of the wood. The left eyebrow curves down to become the nose, which is triangular, with two round nostrils, and slightly flaring nostril arches. The face is...

    • UAMN85
    • Igloo, Hooper Bay.

    • Igloo, Hooper Bay.

    • Title from slide.

      A Native Alaskan boy stands in front of a home at the doorway. He is wearing a dark green kuspuk with a white hood that has a pattern on it, and a hat. The dwelling is made of wood with a curved roof, and is surrounded...

    • UAF-1997-108-427
    • Dogs by building.

    • Dogs by building.

    • Title from indexer.

      Slide is captioned, "Hooper Bay," and depicts four adult dogs and two puppies outside of a gray metal-sided building with a wooden door that is padlocked. There is snow on the ground, and frost on the wooden poles and...

    • UAF-1997-108-428
    • Noorvik on the Kobuk.

    • Noorvik on the Kobuk.

    • Title from slide.

      A white two story building in Noorvik has tall spruce trees beside it, a shed, and barrels stacked four high covered in snow. A ladder is leaning to the side of the arctic entryway, leading to a second story balcony....

    • UAF-1997-108-493
    • Shrine of St. Therese.

    • Shrine of St. Therese.

    • Title from slide.

      Slide also says, "Near Juneau, Alaska." Built in 1938, the shrine is about 22 miles north of Juneau, within the Tongass National Forest. Fr. William G. LeVasseur had it built as a retreat center and named it in honor of St....

    • UAF-1997-108-718
    • Ranch.

    • Ranch.

    • Title from slide.

      The finding aid says, "Ranch Ferndale." This blurry photo shows the corner of a white one-story building with several trees growing beyond. The leaves are fully out and the grass is green, so it is summer. The sunshine is...

    • UAF-1997-108-720
    • Lona at ranch.

    • Lona at ranch.

    • Title from slide.

      Lona is waving from the driver's side of a two-tone car (possibly a DeSoto). The car is on a dirt driveway near a gray and white wooden building. In the background is another gray wooden building. Green grass, trees, and...

    • UAF-1997-108-722
    • 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
    • Togiak Native Alaskans.

    • Togiak Native Alaskans.

    • Title from indexer.

      Slide says, "Togiak natives," and finding aid says, "Togiak Eskimos." A group of 21 Native Alaskans pose for this photo. The boy in front is on cross country skis. He is wearing blue pants, a brown plaid shirt, and a fur...

    • UAF-1997-108-728
    • Akuluruk [Akulurak].

    • Akuluruk [Akulurak].

    • Title from slide.

      "Oct. 1949," is also written on the slide. The light in this photo is coming from the horizon, beyond the buildings that are silhouetted against the sky. Everything in the foreground is in shadow except for what appears to...

    • UAF-1997-108-733

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