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    • McGrath airfield.

    • McGrath airfield.

    • Title from caption.

      Handwritten note reads "McGrath air-field." Airplane with doors open as if in preparation for loading. Above the windows of the plane is Northern Consolidated Airlines, Inc. A person crouches near an open door. ...

    • UAF-1997-108-247
    • Langley docked at McGrath.

    • Langley docked at McGrath.

    • Title from slide.

      "Sept. 1949" is also written on this slide. A white ferry is along the shore of the Kuskokwim River at McGrath, Alaska. A couple of smaller vessels are docked nearby. Two long rows of cut logs and several rows of barrels...

    • UAF-1997-108-248
    • Woman and bandaged man.

    • Woman and bandaged man.

    • Title from indexer.

      A woman wearing a headscarf and coat seems to be adhering a bandage on the stomach of a seated man with shirt open, There is a bandage on the man's shoulder. On the table near the man appears to be medicine or...

    • UAF-1997-108-260
    • Fishing fleet.

    • Fishing fleet.

    • Title from slide.

      Several fishing boats and smaller boats are near the shoreline, while mountains fill much of the photo behind a collection of buildings and houses. A reddish railed walkway goes from water level at an angle to a higher...

    • UAF-1997-108-288
    • Two Inupiat women.

    • Two Inupiat women.

    • Two women stand in their winter outfits, one has a child on her back. They are identified as Norwadluk on the left and Nora on the right.

      Caption: Eskimos are not Indians, but mongoloids. Both have all inherent reverence for their...

    • UAF-1959-875-32
    • Nora and Angnolok.

    • Nora and Angnolok.

    • Two women identified as Nora (left) and Angnolok (right).

      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...

    • UAF-1959-875-34
    • 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
    • Bethel airport.

    • Bethel airport.

    • Title from indexer.

      "Bethel" was written on the slide. Three silver twin-engine propeller planes are parked on an airport apron, as well as two single-propeller planes farther down (one blue, one red). The closest plane has "Northern...

    • UAF-1997-108-406
    • Rose Anna Sippary.

    • Rose Anna Sippary.

    • Title from slide.

      Slide also reads, "Hooper Bay, 1949." About 19 school-age children are gathered to the right of a woman wearing a pink dress and dark jacket. Some of the youth are wearing fur-trimmed kuspuks, while some of the boys are...

    • UAF-1997-108-454
    • Russian church, Sleetmute.

    • Russian church, Sleetmute.

    • Title from slide.

      "Nov. 1949" is also written on slide. The name of this church was Saints Peter and Paul Russian Orthodox Chapel, according to a painting done of this building (see ASL-P548-106 in Alaska Digital Archives). A gray log...

    • UAF-1997-108-505
    • 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
    • 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

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