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Chugachmiut Heritage Preservation
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A contextualized review of artifacts relating to traditional hunting practices with a focus on the traditional technology that enabled hunters to harvest seals.
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Chugachmiut Heritage Preservation
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An anthropological overview of the cultures of Siberia and Alaska. The book explores the cultures of Alaska by region as well as by themes such as art, trade, maritime economics, and more.
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Chugachmiut Heritage Preservation
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This publication reviews examples of Alaska Native art origination from various cultures in the region and explores how each item contains both functional and aesthetic value and significance.
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Chugachmiut Heritage Preservation
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This book compiles an assortment of papers on three main topics: Exploration and Captain Cook, Other Explorers (particularly Russian), and Exploration and the Alaskan Native.
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Chugachmiut Heritage Preservation
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Written by Thomas R. Berger who was invited by the Inuit Circumpolar Conference to head the Alaska Native Review Commission, this report suggests changes in the law and public attitudes to benefit Native communities following the ANCSA settlement.
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Chugachmiut Heritage Preservation
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Provides an overview of the traditions and customs of various Alaska Native groups beforee diving into greater detail on traditional clothing footwear in different regions of Alaska.
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Chugachmiut Heritage Preservation, Nanwalek
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Alaska Native master boat builders, apprentices, and volunteers build eight traditional watercraft, capturing and sharing the knowledge of their ancestors and sharing the spirit of their people.
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Chugachmiut Heritage Preservation
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Provides an overview of the traditions and customs of various Alaska Native groups.
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Chugachmiut Heritage Preservation
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This historical work provides an account of the historical arc of the Alutiiq people of the Alaska Peninsula, spanning some 9,000 years. The book concentrates on the past 200 years between Russian occupation and the start of the war with Japan.
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Chugachmiut Heritage Preservation
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In this book, Yup'ik Elders describe and explain tools and their daily use, including the traditional science that developed these technologies and the overlap between Yup'ik material culture and cosmology and traditional spiritual values.
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Chugachmiut Heritage Preservation
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A collection of legends, stories, and photographs from the Chugach Region.
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Chugachmiut Heritage Preservation
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Book/Publication
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This book explores the history, heritage, and traditional life of Alutiiq communities, predominantly from Kodiak Island and the Alaska Peninsula.