This canoe is typical of those used by the people of interior Alaska and western Canada. Different groups made minor variations in style and construction to meet their specific needs.
These light, durable, and easily portable canoes were...
Igiugig's first high school graduates. John Zackar and Maria Nelson. Prior to this, high school students were sent to boarding school such as Mt. Edgecumbe in Sitka, Bristol Bay High School in Naknek and many more places.
Left to right: John Zackar, Anecia Olympic, Julie Olympic and Tim Nickoli departing for Anchorage. Prior to 1978 children traveled to places such as Dillingham, Naknek, and/ or Anchorage to attend high school.