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 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 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 Cache covered with materials. Title taken from information with photo. View of open cache covered with animals hides and other items at Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska. 1962. Photographer: Ward W. Wells. Original photograph size: 2 1/4" x 2 1/4". AMRC. Ward Wells 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 Looking over the heads of the drummers at dancers. Title taken from information with photograph. Group of children dancing to music provided by drummers seated in foreground in Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska. Drummers include: Simon Paneak, Frank Rulland, and Elijah Kakinya. May 1970. Photographer: Ward W. Wells. Original photograph size: 2 1/4" x 2 1/4". AMRC. Ward Wells Collection;
image thumbnail Eskimo carrying rear haunch of caribou on his shoulder. Title taken from information with photo. Eskimo hunter carrying caribou haunch after hunt in Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska. 1962. Photographer: Ward W. Wells. Original photograph size: 8" x 10". AMRC. Ward Wells Collection;
image thumbnail Camp scene during caribou hunt near Anaktuvuk Pass. View of hunters gathered around cooking implements in camp during caribou hunt near Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska, with dog team and sled in background. 1962. Photographer: Ward W. Wells. Original photograph size: 2 1/4" x 2 1/4". AMRC. Ward Wells Collection;
image thumbnail Making masks at Anaktuvuk Pass. View of carver making masks with fur trim 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 Caribou fetus. Title taken from information with photo. View of fetus taken from caribou during winter hunt at Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska. Also from information with photo: "Old people like[d] to eat those long ago." 1963. Photographer: Ward W. Wells. Original photograph size: 2 1/4" x 2 1/4". AMRC. Ward Wells Collection;
image thumbnail Anaktuvuk Pass classroom. View of children sitting at desks in classroom while teacher writes on blackboard in Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska. April 1967. Photographer: Ward W. Wells. Original photograph size: 2 1/4" x 3 5/8". AMRC. Ward Wells Collection;
image thumbnail Anaktuvuk Pass men drumming. Group of men drumming at Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska, with man seated on chair in background and kettle in front of drummers. 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 Man gutting caribou on winter hunt near Anaktuvuk Pass. Title taken from information with photo. View of hunter gutting caribou during hunt near Anatuvuk Pass, Alaska. 1962. Photographer: Ward W. Wells. Original photograph size: 2 1/4" x 2 1/4". AMRC. Ward Wells Collection;
image thumbnail Man in sled looking through binoculars. Title taken from information with photo. View of hunter sitting on sled looking through binoculars 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 Man placing caribou parts on drying rack. View of man hanging caribou meat and hides on drying rack at Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska, with another man standing at right. May 1972. Original photograph size: 8" x 10". AMRC. Ward Wells Collection;
image thumbnail Caribou meat hanging to dry. Title taken from information with photograph. View of caribou meat drying on rack at Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska, with dogs, tents, and buildings in background. May 1970. Photographer: Ward W. Wells. Original photograph size: 2 1/4" x 2 1/4". AMRC. Ward Wells Collection;
image thumbnail Man putting caribou parts on cache. Title taken from information with photograph. View of man putting caribou parts on cache to dry at Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska, with buildings in background. May 1970. Photographer: Ward W. Wells. Original photograph size: 2 1/4" x 2 1/4". AMRC. Ward Wells Collection;
image thumbnail Caribou parts on drying rack. View of caribou meat and hides drying on rack at Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska. May 1970. Original photograph size: 7" x 5". AMRC. Ward Wells Collection;
image thumbnail Simon and Suzie [sic] Paneak. Title taken from information with photo. Susie and Simon Paneak working with animal hides 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 Man with binoculars looking over snow pile. Title taken from information with photograph. View of man using binoculars, possibly near Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska, with mountains in background. May 1970. Photographer: Ward W. Wells. Original photograph size: 2 1/4" x 2 1/4". AMRC. Ward Wells Collection;
image thumbnail Masks from Anaktuvuk Pass. Woman displaying two masks trimmed with fur from Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska. From information with photo: "Marie with two masks." 1962. Photographer: Ward W. Wells. Original photograph size: 10" x 8 1/8". AMRC. Ward Wells Collection;

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