Anaktuvuk Pass: Images

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image thumbnail Ground squirrel. Information from interview with collection donor: "Ground squirrel, Anak. Pass. 1948. July, Aug. 1948. The Eskimos had to eat them because of the shortage of food." George A. Llano collection
image thumbnail Hanging caribou meat to dry. Title taken from information with photo. People hanging caribou meat to dry on rack after winter caribou hunt at Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska, with sled loaded with hides in foreground and barrels in background. 1963. Photographer: Ward W. Wells. Original photograph size: 8 1/8" x 10". AMRC. Ward Wells Collection;
image thumbnail Hickel Highway on Anaktuvuk River south of Umiat. August 12, 1969 Sagwon, Anaktuvuk, Umiat, Hickel Highway, August 8, 12, and 13, 1969. Theodore R. Merrell Photograph Collection, 1969 DDT Arctic Survey. ASL-PCA-490
image thumbnail Hickel Highway on Anaktuvuk River south of Umiat. August 13, 1969 Sagwon, Anaktuvuk, Umiat, Hickel Highway, August 8, 12, and 13, 1969. Theodore R. Merrell Photograph Collection, 1969 DDT Arctic Survey. ASL-PCA-490
image thumbnail Hide and fur mask One of the original mask of caribou hide stitched together like patchwork. Ear and nose attached. Teeth attached in open mouth; 8 each in upper and lower "jaw"; mustache beard of white hair. Eyebrows/lashes formed by out-turned, hair-side of skin. Inside mask is haired side of skin, over snout and around the edge. A short length of thick orange twine is attached on one side to bottom of mask. Created in Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska Measures 40 x 29 x 30 cm Ethnology;
image thumbnail Hunting caribou at Anaktuvuk Pass. View of men lying on ground with rifles hunting caribou in Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska, with caribou herd in distance. 1962. Photographer: Ward W. Wells. Original photograph size: 8" x 10". AMRC. Ward Wells Collection;
image thumbnail Ice cellar. Title taken from information with photo. View looking down into ice cellar for storing food at Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska. 1963. Photographer: Ward W. Wells. Original photograph size: 2 1/4" x 2 1/4". AMRC. Ward Wells Collection;
image thumbnail Illustrated map of caribou hunting near Anaktuvak Pass. Ms., ink on paper. Shows area between Ray Loesche Camp and Donald McVicker Camp with two kayaks and an umiak on a lake and a line of people forcing caribou into lake. Scale is not given. Rare Maps Collection, Alaska & Polar Regions Collections;
image thumbnail Kayak Paneak, Simon (maker). Frame in good condition; made of Canadian white spruce obtained by museum locally for Simon's use in constructing kayak; hides sewn on with cord and seams greased with caribou tallow; hides were green and split in the drier atmosphere of Fairbanks; wood stained red; 19'5" in length; some of the hides cut along seams to prevent warpage of frame as they shrank. (When received, frame was 19' 7 3/4" in length.) Made by Simon Paneak; local Anaktuvuk Pass women sewed the hides on. Kayak is paddled by Roosevelt Paneak, son of Simon and Susie Paneak. Photograph by James H. Barker. Ethnology
image thumbnail Kayak Paneak, Simon (maker). Frame in good condition; made of Canadian white spruce obtained by museum locally for Simon's use in constructing kayak; hides sewn on with cord and seams greased with caribou tallow; hides were green and split in the drier atmosphere of Fairbanks; wood stained red; 19'5" in length; some of the hides cut along seams to prevent warpage of frame as they shrank. (When received, frame was 19' 7 3/4" in length.) Made by Simon Paneak; local Anaktuvuk Pass women sewed the hides on. Kayak is paddled by Roosevelt Paneak, son of Simon and Susie Paneak. Photograph by James H. Barker. Ethnology
image thumbnail Kayak Paneak, Simon (maker). Frame in good condition; made of Canadian white spruce obtained by museum locally for Simon's use in constructing kayak; hides sewn on with cord and seams greased with caribou tallow; hides were green and split in the drier atmosphere of Fairbanks; wood stained red; 19'5" in length; some of the hides cut along seams to prevent warpage of frame as they shrank. (When received, frame was 19' 7 3/4" in length.) Made by Simon Paneak; local Anaktuvuk Pass women sewed the hides on. Photograph by James H. Barker. Ethnology;
image thumbnail Kayak Paneak, Simon (maker). Frame in good condition; made of Canadian white spruce obtained by museum locally for Simon's use in constructing kayak; hides sewn on with cord and seams greased with caribou tallow; hides were green and split in the drier atmosphere of Fairbanks; wood stained red; 19'5" in length; some of the hides cut along seams to prevent warpage of frame as they shrank. (When received, frame was 19' 7 3/4" in length.) Made by Simon Paneak; local Anaktuvuk Pass women sewed the hides on. In photograph from left to right: Raymond and Roosevelt Paneak, sons of Simon and Susie Paneak. Photograph by James H. Barker. Ethnology
image thumbnail Kayak Paneak, Simon (maker). Frame in good condition; made of Canadian white spruce obtained by museum locally for Simon's use in constructing kayak; hides sewn on with cord and seams greased with caribou tallow; hides were green and split in the drier atmosphere of Fairbanks; wood stained red; 19'5" in length; some of the hides cut along seams to prevent warpage of frame as they shrank. (When received, frame was 19' 7 3/4" in length.) Made by Simon Paneak; local Anaktuvuk Pass women sewed the hides on. Kayak is paddled by Roosevelt Paneak, son of Simon and Susie Paneak. Photograph by James H. Barker. Ethnology
image thumbnail Kayak Paneak, Simon (maker). Frame in good condition; made of Canadian white spruce obtained by museum locally for Simon's use in constructing kayak; hides sewn on with cord and seams greased with caribou tallow; hides were green and split in the drier atmosphere of Fairbanks; wood stained red; 19'5" in length; some of the hides cut along seams to prevent warpage of frame as they shrank. (When received, frame was 19' 7 3/4" in length.) Made by Simon Paneak; local Anaktuvuk Pass women sewed the hides on. Kayak is paddled by Roosevelt Paneak, son of Simon and Susie Paneak. Photograph by James H. Barker. Ethnology
image thumbnail Kayak Paneak, Simon (maker). Frame in good condition; made of Canadian white spruce obtained by museum locally for Simon's use in constructing kayak; hides sewn on with cord and seams greased with caribou tallow; hides were green and split in the drier atmosphere of Fairbanks; wood stained red; 19'5" in length; some of the hides cut along seams to prevent warpage of frame as they shrank. (When received, frame was 19' 7 3/4" in length.) Made by Simon Paneak; local Anaktuvuk Pass women sewed the hides on. Photograph by James H. Barker. Ethnology
image thumbnail Kayak Paneak, Simon (maker). Frame in good condition; made of Canadian white spruce obtained by museum locally for Simon's use in constructing kayak; hides sewn on with cord and seams greased with caribou tallow; hides were green and split in the drier atmosphere of Fairbanks; wood stained red; 19'5" in length; some of the hides cut along seams to prevent warpage of frame as they shrank. (When received, frame was 19' 7 3/4" in length.) Made by Simon Paneak; local Anaktuvuk Pass women sewed the hides on. Kayak is paddled by Roosevelt Paneak, son of Simon and Susie Paneak. Photograph by James H. Barker. Ethnology
image thumbnail Kids dancing. Title taken from information with photograph. Group of children dancing to music provided by drummers (partially visible in foreground) at Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska. May 1970. Photographer: Ward W. Wells. Original photograph size: 2 1/4" x 2 1/4". AMRC. Ward Wells Collection;
image thumbnail Lake with grayling, 10 miles south of Sagwon and 2-3 miles west of the Sagavanirktok River. August 8, 1969 Sagwon, Anaktuvuk, Umiat, Hickel Highway, August 8, 12, and 13, 1969. Theodore R. Merrell Photograph Collection, 1969 DDT Arctic Survey. ASL-PCA-490
image thumbnail Lake with grayling, 10 miles south of Sagwon and 2-3 miles west of the Sagavanirktok River. August 8, 1969 Sagwon, Anaktuvuk, Umiat, Hickel Highway, August 8, 12, and 13, 1969. Theodore R. Merrell Photograph Collection, 1969 DDT Arctic Survey. ASL-PCA-490
image thumbnail Lichens that Dr. Llano studied. Information from interview with collection donor: "Lichens that Dr. Llano studied." George A. Llano collection
image thumbnail Looking over the heads of the drummers at dancers. Title taken from information with photograph. Group of children dancing to music provided by drummers seated in foreground in Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska. Drummers include: Simon Paneak, Frank Rulland, and Elijah Kakinya. May 1970. Photographer: Ward W. Wells. Original photograph size: 2 1/4" x 2 1/4". AMRC. Ward Wells Collection;
image thumbnail Making masks at Anaktuvuk Pass. View of carver making masks with fur trim at Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska. 1963. Photographer: Ward W. Wells. Original photograph size: 2 1/4" x 2 1/4". AMRC. Ward Wells Collection;
image thumbnail Making road through Anaktuvuk Pass for a winter ice train from Bettles to Franklin Bluffs. Title taken from verso. View of crew with construction machinery making road through Anaktuvuk Pass in Brooks Range in Northern Alaska for travel between Bettles and Franklin Bluffs during Trans-Alaska Pipeline construction. March 30, 1974. Photographer: Steve McCutcheon. Original photograph size: 8" x 10". AMRC. McCutcheon Collection;
image thumbnail Man gutting caribou on winter hunt near Anaktuvuk Pass. Title taken from information with photo. View of hunter gutting caribou during hunt near Anatuvuk Pass, Alaska. 1962. Photographer: Ward W. Wells. Original photograph size: 2 1/4" x 2 1/4". AMRC. Ward Wells Collection;
image thumbnail Man in sled looking through binoculars. Title taken from information with photo. View of hunter sitting on sled looking through binoculars during caribou hunt in Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska. 1962. Photographer: Ward W. Wells. Original photograph size: 2 1/4" x 2 1/4". AMRC. Ward Wells Collection;

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