Anaktuvuk Pass: Images

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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 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 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 Wood mask Male mask; carved wooden face. Snow goggles of wood with faint pink wash are attached; fur mustache and beard; wolf fur ruff; furs are nailed to wood; sinew cord on back for hanging; 16" long. Created in Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska. Ethnology;
image thumbnail Wood Mask Wood, male; trimmed with wolf ruff; dark fur eyebrows; mustache and beard of brown and white fur; mouth, eyes, nostrils open, Unpainted, 9" long, "Kakeina" written in pencil on back; string lopped through nostrils for hanging. Mask was created in Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska. Ethnology;
image thumbnail Construction of a skin house The completed skin house is studied by a man. House was created by Simon Paneak and various other people from Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska. Ethnology;
image thumbnail Construction of a skin house 1 of 20 Simon Paneak builds a skin house. Three men talking. Some of the building supplies for the skin house are in view.Skin house building materiels consist of: (A) Two bundles of sewn-together caribou hides; used for covering the willow framework of the Anaktuvuk Pass " skin house" owned by the museum. There is also a rain cover of dehaired hides and a door of a grizzly bear hide. (B) Rawhide (babiche) Lace, long lace is tied together, and because of age is very dry. It is yellow colored, mostly 0.5 cm wide. (C) Piece of wood with knot tied to it. Wood has dirt on one end. Knot has shifted its color into yellowish-orange. (D) Window, made of bearded seal gut. It is torn apart. Missing some pieces. Gut is sewn together by sinew. (E) Rain cover of dehaired caribou hides; made to protect the (haired) hides forming the covering of the Anaktuvuk Pass dwelling.(F) 26 curved willow sticks that make up the frame of the house. Ethnology;
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 10 of 20 Simon Paneak attaches 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 Anaktuvuk Pass area. Information from interview with collection donor: "Anaktuvuk Pass area." George A. Llano collection
image thumbnail Studying plants. Information from interview with collection donor: "Studying plants. George L. marked out the square and identified plants within square - Anak. 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 Studying plants. Information from interview with collection donor: "Studying plants. George L. marked out the square and identified plants within square - Anak. 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 Robert Rausch Shooting voles at Anak. Pass. Information from interview with collection donor: "Robert Rausch shooting voles at Anak. Pass." A mountain can be seen in the background. George A. Llano collection
image thumbnail Anaktuvuk Pass area. Information from interview with collection donor: "Anaktuvuk Pass area." George A. Llano collection
image thumbnail Robert Rausch standing. Information from interview with collection donor: "Robert Rausch, standing; Lloyd Spetzman, sitting; Simon Paneak, back." Spetzman is holding a clipboard. George A. Llano collection
image thumbnail Anaktuvuk Pass area. Information from interview with collection donor: "Anaktuvuk Pass area." George A. Llano collection
image thumbnail Robert Rausch, Lloyd Spetzman, Simon Paneak. Title by indexer. Information from interview with collection donor: "Robert Rausch, standing; Lloyd Spetzman, sitting; Simon Paneak, back." Spetzman is holding a clipboard. George A. Llano collection
image thumbnail Barrow people. These photo identifications were made by elders from Anaktuvuk Pass on their visit to Fairbanks November 3-6, 2008: "Barrow People." The following information comes from interviews with the collection donor: "Eskimos at Anak. Pass. 1948." George A. Llano collection
image thumbnail Anaktuvuk Pass area. Information from interview with collection donor: "Anaktuvuk Pass area." George A. Llano collection

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