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Adam Leavitt, Part 2
Adam Leavitt

This is the continuation of an interview with Adam Leavitt (Qapqan) on January 23, 1983 by Bill Schneider and Wendy Arundale at his home in Ataqasuk, Alaska for the Chipp-Ikpikpuk and Meade Rivers Oral History Project. In this second part of a two part interview, Adam talks about historic sites in the Ayaqhaat area, trading on the Colville River, fishing, caribou hunting, traveling by foot, and fishing around the Teshekpuk Lake area. (IHLC Tape# 00059)

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Archive #: Oral History 87-102-12

Project: Chipp-Ikpikpuk and Meade Rivers Project Jukebox
Date of Interview: Jan 23, 1983
Narrator(s): Adam Leavitt
Interviewer(s): Bill Schneider, Wendy Arundale
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Funding Partners:
North Slope Borough, Iñupiat History, Language and Culture Commission
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1) Historic sites in the Ayaqhaat area.

2) Trading on the Colville River. 

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Section 1: fishing - lakes\ fishing - trout\ Qimmich Nallugaat\ camp\ Fish Creek\ Nageak, Vincent\ Uvlutuuq\ dwelling - structure\ dwelling - iitchalik (skin tent)|

Section 2: portage\ Barrow\ hunting - caribou\ hide\ travel - foot\ Tasiqpak Lake\ Mayuaġiaq River\ Masiin\ place name - meaning\ fish - gills\ Iksuġvik\ Suqłaich\ Iqsiññat\ Leavitt, Daniel\ Leavitt, Jonah|