Anaktuvuk Pass: Images

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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 Construction of a skin house 18 of 20 Skin house after construction with a light covering of snow. House was created by Simon Paneak and various other people from Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska. Ethnology;
image thumbnail Construction of a skin house 19 of 20 Close up view of a skin house after construction. It appears the window has been opened. House was created by Simon Paneak and various other people from Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska. Ethnology;
image thumbnail Construction of a skin house 8 of 20 Simon Paneak tightening the binding on support members. House was created by Simon Paneak and various other people from Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska. Ethnology;
image thumbnail Construction of a skin house 20 of 20 A close up of the skin house after construction is complete and a recent snowfall shows on the exterior. The window appears to have been opened. House was created by Simon Paneak and various other people from Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska. Ethnology;
image thumbnail Construction of a skin house 9 of 20 Simon Paneak adding additional support to the frame of the skin house. House was created by Simon Paneak and various other people from Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska. Ethnology;
image thumbnail Construction of a skin house 3 of 20 Simon Paneak makes the first connection of two support members for the skin house. House was created by Simon Paneak and various other people from Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska. 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 Construction of a skin house 4 of 20 Simon Paneak aligns a support member in the construction of a skin house. House was created by Simon Paneak and various other people from Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska. Ethnology;
image thumbnail Construction of a skin house 5 of 20 Simon Paneak aligns and attaches a support for the skin house. House was created by Simon Paneak and various other people from Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska. Ethnology;
image thumbnail Construction of a skin house 6 of 20 Simon Paneak ties a support member in place while constructing a skin house. House was created by Simon Paneak and various other people from Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska. Ethnology;
image thumbnail Caribou fur/skin pants Pair of caribou skin/fur pants; upper seat very worn; sewn with sinew; legs have insets of white caribou hair set into brown; boots are sewn on just above ankles; soles have caribou inside; aprox. 39" from front waist to toe of boot. Pants created in Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska. Ethnology;
image thumbnail Construction of a skin house 7 of 20 The superstructure of the skin house in place. House was created by Simon Paneak and various other people from Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska. Ethnology;
image thumbnail Eskimos at Anak. Pass. These photo identifications were made by elders from Anaktuvuk Pass on their visit to Fairbanks November 3-6, 2008: "Thomas Rulland." The following information comes from an interview with the collection donor: Eskimos at Anak. Pass. 1948." George A. Llano collection
image thumbnail Many people gather around two tents. Information from interview with collection donor: "Tent on left was Dr. Llano; tent on right was Eskimo; bear skin over the opening." George A. Llano collection
image thumbnail Collecting fish. Information from interview with collection donor: "George L. (left), Bo Rausch (right), collecting fish. Anaktuvuk Pass." George A. Llano collection
image thumbnail Flight from Barrow to Anaktuvuk Pass. Information from interview with collection donor: "Flight from Barrow to Anaktuvuk Pass (near Barrow)." George A. Llano collection
image thumbnail Anaktuvuk Pass area. Information from interview with collection donor: "Anaktuvuk Pass area." George A. Llano collection
image thumbnail Flight from Barrow to Anaktuvuk Pass. Information from interview with collection donor: "Flight from Barrow to Anaktuvuk Pass." George A. Llano collection
image thumbnail Anaktuvuk Pass area. Information from interview with collection donor: "Anaktuvuk Pass area." George A. Llano collection
image thumbnail Simon Paneak teaching children how to read and write. Information from interview with collection donor: "Simon Paneak. Teaching children how to read and write." These photo identifications were made by elders from Anaktuvuk Pass on their visit to Fairbanks November 3-6, 2008: "Tulugak Lake School, Simon Paneak teacher." George A. Llano collection
image thumbnail Flight from Barrow to Anaktuvuk. Information from interview with collection donor: "Flight from Barrow to Anaktuvuk Pass." George A. Llano collection
image thumbnail Anaktuvuk Pass area. Information from interview with collection donor: "Anaktuvuk Pass area." George A. Llano collection
image thumbnail Native men gather around a drum. Information from interview with collection donor: "Left to right: Simon Paneak; Frank; Ichabod [?]" These photo identifications were made by elders from Anaktuvuk Pass on their visit to Fairbanks November 3-6, 2008: "Left-right: Simon Paneak, Bob Ahgook, Elijah Kakinya, put water in the metal bucket, stretch skin tight across and tie with rope. Lady in dress might be Jane Rulland young." George A. Llano collection
image thumbnail Float plane lands on a lake. Title by indexer. A large floatplane lands on a lake. George A. Llano collection

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