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    • Tusk Desk Set

    • Tusk Desk Set

    • A desk set made as a gift for President William Howard Taft from the people of Fairbanks and the Tanana Valley. Originally had a walrus tusk as the base, now has a walnut reproduction as the base. Gold butt plate with dedication, gold tip cover,...

    • UAMN693
    • Pocket Watch

    • Pocket Watch

    • Gold pocket watch with filigree decoration. View: recto. One side has a stag engraved in the center; the other side appears to be a monogram. The letter 'M' is intertwined with the letter 'S' and there appears to be another letter as well.

    • UAMN609
    • Pocket Watch

    • Pocket Watch

    • Gold pocket watch with filigree decoration. View: verso. One side has a stag engraved in the center; the other side appears to be a monogram. The letter 'M' is intertwined with the letter 'S' and there appears to be another letter as well.

    • UAMN690
    • Parka, Fur

    • Parka, Fur

    • Donor made parka from materials she obtained and processed, with the exception of the domestic calf used to make the geometric designs around hem. Caribou, wolf, wolverine and with wolverine strips front and back. Hood of calf heads. Very well...

    • UA91-014-0001
    • Snowshoe

    • Snowshoe

    • Boy's snowshoe. Single snowshoe. Style is of westernmost Alaska type (see Nelson 'Eskimo about Bering Strait' or paper file). Outer wood frame made from two peices of wood. They are tied together to a point at heel with rawhide and spliced and...

    • UAMN-0551-5427
    • Grass Basket

    • Grass Basket

    • This twined grass basket with lid (11.9 cm x 9.9 cm) has sides embroidered with blue thread in zigzag pattern and in pink flowers with green leaves. The lid has three rows of zigzag with blue, pink, and blue again. The basket is very well made.

    • UAMN67
    • Kayak (video)

    • Kayak (video)

    • 434 MB Film: http://bit.ly/1evtrUT Kayaks were developed over a 5000 year period in Alaska, and were uniquely suited to the needs of the Eskimo and Aleut peoples. Based on an exhibition at the Alaska State Museum. A film made in conjunction with...

    • asl_0355_video
    • Peg calendar.

    • Peg calendar.

    • Old Num: LC.344-1.1
      Description: wood; paint
      Found: Sitka
      Culture: Aleut; Alutiiq
      History: From the collection of Father Andrew P. Kashevaroff, curator of the Alaska Historical Library and Museum from 1919-1940. Purchased by...

    • ASM-2001-10-1

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