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    • Elevated cache.

    • Elevated cache.

    • Elevated cache with Kayak with skin shell removed and two dogsleds among items stored. The ladder leading up into the cache has one rung replaced with a metal rod.

      S.R. Bernardi photographs formerly known as The Gertrude Lusk whaling album.

    • UAF-1959-875-25
    • Reindeer hitched to sled.

    • Reindeer hitched to sled.

    • A man sits on a sled with a reindeer hitched to it, the reindeer has a bell above his head.

      Caption: Reindeer feed on a coarse moss like lichens. During the winter their hoofs are used to dig to the moss.

      S.R. Bernardi photographs...

    • UAF-1959-875-27
    • Muskrat.

    • Muskrat.

    • Title from finding aid.

      A Native Alaskan man wearing a red, white, and blue striped T-shirt and tan jacket is holding up a muskrat hide that has been stretched on a frame. There are two rows of these skins lined up on boards and lying...

    • UAF-1997-108-367
    • 4th of July picnic, 1948.

    • 4th of July picnic, 1948.

    • Title from slide.

      A group of Native Alaskan women and children gather in front of two wooden buildings on an overcast 4th of July. They are wearing kuspuks of various colors and trims, and many have fur trim around the hoods. It appears...

    • UAF-1997-108-411
    • Maritha Wassili.

    • Maritha Wassili.

    • Title from slide.

      Also written on the slide are the words, "slough" and "1950 Bethel." A Native Alaskan woman is standing in front of a tar-paper covered two-story building on stilts. She is wearing a pink and blue striped kuspuk with a...

    • UAF-1997-108-412
    • Hooper Bay, 1950.

    • Hooper Bay, 1950.

    • Title from slide.

      A group of about thirty-eight people, many of whom are Native Alaskans, are gathered near a plane with skis for landing gear. The plane says, "Northern Consolidated Airlines" on the side, and "N91015" on its tail. At...

    • UAF-1997-108-423
    • Igloo entrance, Hooper Bay.

    • Igloo entrance, Hooper Bay.

    • Title from slide.

      A Native Alaskan boy crouches in the doorway of an igloo, wearing a green plaid shirt layered over another shirt, pants, mukluks, and gloves. The doorway is framed with wood, and a snow shovel rests to the side of the...

    • UAF-1997-108-424
    • Igloo, Hooper Bay.

    • Igloo, Hooper Bay.

    • Title from slide.

      A person is partially out of a wooden-framed entrance to an igloo in Hooper Bay. The structure has some wooden parts, some tarps, and what looks like dirt on top. There is a silver chimney protruding from the roof about...

    • UAF-1997-108-429
    • Kayak in ice at Hooper Bay.

    • Kayak in ice at Hooper Bay.

    • Title from slide.

      A Native Alaskan man sits in a kayak in Hooper Bay, surrounded by ice floes. The lighting is such that the man's features cannot be discerned, but many details of the tan kayak are visible, such as the wooden stick that...

    • UAF-1997-108-444
    • Dog sled filled with meat.

    • Dog sled filled with meat.

    • Title from indexer.

      A Native Alaskan man is holding the handle of a meat-filled dog sled. There is a tan basket on top near the sled driver, and some fur at the front of the sled. At least some of the dead animals are seal. The caption...

    • UAF-1997-108-451
    • Hooper Bay.

    • Hooper Bay.

    • Title from slide.

      A group of about 33 Native Alaskans of all ages gather and lift meat portions into the air. A man in a green fur-trimmed kuspuk holds a stick with a seal skin on it. Many of the girls and women are wearing headscarves,...

    • UAF-1997-108-456
    • Hooper Bay, 1950.

    • Hooper Bay, 1950.

    • Title from slide.

      Six Native Alaskans, four of them women and two children, are in front of a log cabin. The two women standing are wearing coats and mukluks, while the four others are wearing fur-trimmed kuspuks and mukluks. A wind...

    • UAF-1997-108-465
    • Chevak.

    • Chevak.

    • Title from slide.

      Native Alaskan dwellings can be seen here on an overcast day full of gray clouds. Wind towers can be seen silhouetted on top of several homes, with propellers spinning. The home nearest the photographer has a window in...

    • UAF-1997-108-469
    • Chevak.

    • Chevak.

    • Title from slide.

      The finding aid says, "is school" for this photo. Several Native Alaskan adults stand amidst the children, with a couple of dog sleds parked to the right of the photo. Most of the people have hats or scarves on, or have...

    • UAF-1997-108-472
    • Scammon Bay, July 1949.

    • Scammon Bay, July 1949.

    • Title from slide.

      A group of Native Alaskans stand in front of two homes, one of which has green plants growing on part of the roof. Most of the women and girls are wearing kuspuks, some trimmed with fur. One woman wears a dress or skirt,...

    • UAF-1997-108-473

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