Anaktuvuk Pass: Images

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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 Mask carver at Anaktuvuk Pass, 1956 22 second film clip, color/silent, of a man carving several wooden masks. Ethel Ross Oliver Collection; Alaska Film Archives, University of Alaska, Fairbanks;
image thumbnail Sign-post in Barrow, 1962. This color slide depicts a white sign-post with black lettering in Barrow, Alaska in 1962. The arrows on the sign read "3380 MI HAWAII," "300 MI ANAKTUVUK," "465 MI SIBERIA," "NEW YORK 3380 MI," and "MOSCOW 3585 MI." The photographer is unidentified. Bob and Marie Logan slides, circa 1945-1962. UAA-HMC-1071;
image thumbnail Utkeagvik Presbyterian Church, Barrow, Alaska, 1962. This color slide depicts the exterior of Utkeagvik (also spelled "Utqiagvik") Presbyterian Church in Barrow, Alaska in 1962. There is a man standing outside the church building, looking at a sign hung between two whale bones that reads, "Utkeagvik Mission Founded 1891 Presbyterian Church Barrow, Alaska, Outstations: Anaktuvuk Pass, Tigikuk, Kaktovik." There appear to be whale vertebrae on the ground in front of the sign, and the church has a steeple and a cross on its outside wall. Bob and Marie Logan slides, circa 1945-1962. UAA-HMC-1071;
image thumbnail Anaktuvuk, aerial view. Aerial view of buildings at Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska, with area in dotted lines possibly showing landing strip. 1960's? Photographer: Frank Whaley. Original photograph size: 8" x 10". AMRC. Wien Collection;
image thumbnail Caribou mask-maker, Frank Rolland [sic]. Title taken from verso. View of mask maker Frank Rulland demonstrating how to make masks from caribou hides in Barrow, Alaska. Also from verso: "Frank Rolland [sic], Anaktuvuk Pass Eskimo, demonstrates the making of masks from caribou hides at Barrow. The hide is wet and scraped of hair and fitted over a form (shown on the caribou hide on his lap) and dried. Then openings for eyes, nose and mouth are cut, eyebrows and moustache added. Here is [sic] is fitting a wolf ruff around the face to simulate a parka hood." 1969. Photographer: Frank Whaley. Original photograph size: 10" x 8 1/8". AMRC. Wien Collection;
image thumbnail Students in Anaktuvuk Pass, dancing. Group of students dancing in classroom in Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska. April 1967. Photographer: Ward W. Wells. Original photograph size: 2 1/4" x 2 1/4". AMRC. Ward Wells Collection;
image thumbnail Robert Paneak drinking tea by winter fire. Title taken from information with photo. View of Robert Paneak drinking tea by fire at Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska, with sled dog team in background. Tea packet at right reads: "Lipton Tea." Box at far right reads: "Sunny Jim Apple Butter." 1962. Photographer: Ward W. Wells. Original photograph size: 2 1/4" x 2 1/4". 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 Robert Paneak. Title taken from information with photo. Robert Paneak using Singer sewing machine in Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska, with scale and canned goods on shelf in background. Also from information with photo: "Man with Singer portable sewing machine. (Auntie Ruth has the sewing machine.)" 1962. Photographer: Ward W. Wells. Original photograph size: 2 1/4" x 2 1/4". AMRC. Ward Wells Collection;
image thumbnail Dog team looking into open water. Title taken from information with photo. Hunter with dog team and sled standing near open water during winter caribou hunt near Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska. 1963. Photographer: Ward W. Wells. Original photograph size: 10" x 8 1/8". AMRC. Ward Wells Collection;
image thumbnail Dog team on caribou hunt. View of dog team crossing frozen water as seen from sled 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;
image thumbnail Child in parka with mask, sewing on fur. Title taken from information with photo. View of child sewing fur onto masks in Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska, with child sleeping in background. April 1967. Photographer: Ward W. Wells. Original photograph size: 2 1/4" x 2 1/4". AMRC. Ward Wells Collection;
image thumbnail Children dancing to beat of drummers. Group of children dancing to drums in Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska, with drummers seated on floor in background. Drummers include: Arctic John, Elijah Kakinya, Frank Rulland, and Simon Paneak. May 1970. Photographer: Ward W. Wells. Original photograph size: 2 1/4" x 2 1/4". AMRC. Ward Wells Collection;
image thumbnail Domed shelter with smoke stack. Title taken from information with photo. Man standing outside temporary domed shelter at Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska. Also from information with photo: "Elijah Kakinya, kind of living place, use it all the time, him and his wife." 1962. Photographer: Ward W. Wells. Original photograph size: 2 1/4" x 2 1/4". AMRC. Ward Wells Collection;
image thumbnail Children getting a drink in their classroom. Group of children line up in front of blackboard in classroom while teacher pours their drinks in school at Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska. 1962. Photographer: Ward W. Wells. Original photograph size: 8" x 10". AMRC. Ward Wells Collection;
image thumbnail Drummers and dancers. Title taken from information with photograph. Group of children dancing to music provided by drummers seated in background at Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska. Drummers include: Elijah Kakinya, Frank Rulland, and Simon Paneak. May 1970. Photographer: Ward W. Wells. Original photograph size: 2 1/4" x 2 1/4". AMRC. Ward Wells Collection;
image thumbnail Drummers. Title taken from information with photograph. View of men playing skin drums in Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska. Men identified from information with photograph as: "Unknown, Arctic John, Elijah Kakinya, Frank Rulland, Simon Paneak." May 1970. Photographer: Ward W. Wells. Original photograph size: 2 1/4" x 2 1/4". AMRC. Ward Wells Collection;
image thumbnail Classroom dancing in Anaktuvuk Pass. Group of children dancing in classroom in Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska. April 1967. Photographer: Ward W. Wells. Original photograph size: 2 1/4" x 2 1/4". AMRC. Ward Wells Collection;
image thumbnail Dwelling in Anaktuvuk Pass. View of sod house at Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska, with animal skins hanging on racks at right. 1962. Photographer: Ward W. Wells. Original photograph size: 8" x 10". AMRC. Ward Wells Collection;
image thumbnail Classroom scene in Anaktuvuk Pass. View of teacher in school classroom with students reading at their desks in Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska. 1962. Photographer: Ward W. Wells. Original photograph size: 2 1/4" x 2 1/4". AMRC. Ward Wells Collection;
image thumbnail Elder helping student in Anaktuvuk Pass classroom. View of village elder helping student in classroom in Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska, with another student sitting in background. April 1967. Photographer: Ward W. Wells. Original photograph size: 2 1/8" x 2 1/8". AMRC. Ward Wells Collection;
image thumbnail Clyde Hugo. Title taken from information with photo. Clyde Hugo with dogsled loaded with animal hides at Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska. Also from information with photo: "Man with dog sled." 1962. Photographer: Ward W. Wells. Original photograph size: 2 1/4" x 2 1/4". AMRC. Ward Wells Collection;
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;

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