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Digital Branch of the University of Alaska Fairbanks Oral History Program

Wallace Nictune

Florence and Wallace Nictune

Wallace Nictune was an Inupiaq elder from Alatna, Alaska. Born in 1926, he grew up living a subsistence lifestyle based upon hunting, fishing and trapping. His father worked on boats hauling freight on the Koyukuk River. He married Florence and they raised eight children together. Wallace lived near Evansville, Alaska until he passed away in 1996.

Date of Birth:
Apr 19, 1926
Date of Death:
Jan 8, 1996
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