Two people gutting seals. A couple bowls are on the ground beside them and work tables are behind them, with more bowls and equipment. Seal skins hanging on racks are visible in the background, as are numerous barrels and a dog.
From caption, "He is stretching the hide with his palm against and using his right hand to pull out from the center of the head. This technique is to prevent ripping." Image of man stretching a head to be used as a drum head.
1-14 Accordion style color postcard images with hand-written notes, Voyage between Seattle and Seward.
1. Spencer Glacier Near Seward.
2. Anchorage 3. Curry Hotel. Hand-written note: “Gov’t owned & stop at Kite as trains have no...
[signs include: “Vote Dry! We Natives can not vote but we realize what is beneficial.” “Vote Dry and bring more Happiness to your little Home” “Whiskey keeps its promises. It has done its work among the Natives of Alaska and will...
[list of stories in back of book - hand-numbered: 109 p.]
1. Em mim kon
2. Ivango’s lost sister
3. Sovek a chief and Se ra nak an orphan
4. Four lost brothers or a big drum
5. Running stick
6. The swan and an...