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Mask 4 (1).jpg
Community
Chugachmiut Heritage Preservation, Paluwik
Category
Three-Dimensional Artifact/Object
Summary
Wooden mask with feathers and wooden hands and feet carved by Bill Meganack of Port Graham. Purchased in 2019.
Sugpiaq Girl Puppet 2.jpg
Community
Chugachmiut Heritage Preservation, iiyaaG
Category
Three-Dimensional Artifact/Object
Summary
Created by Mary Babic from Cordova, this puppet is adorned in a sea otter parka and dentalium shell headdress, modeling traditional women's attire.
sugpiaqmask.jpg
Community
Chugachmiut Heritage Preservation
Category
Three-Dimensional Artifact/Object
Summary
Created by Kari Brookover out of cardboard for the Celebrations Heritage Kit, this mask is modeled off of historic Sugpiaq masks.
Community
Chugachmiut Heritage Preservation
Category
Book/Publication
Summary
This book is a collection and display of the Sugpiaq masks collected in 1871 by Alphonse Pinart, a young French scholar who studied the Indigenous languages of coastal Alaska and traveled through the Aleutian Islands, Bristol Bay, and Kodiak Archipelago.
Community
Chugachmiut Heritage Preservation
Category
Book/Publication
Summary
This reference books explores different species of birds indigenous to Alaska, including albatrosses, shearwaters & petrels, cormorants, jaegers, gulls, terns, auks & puffins, and their nesting sites.
Community
Chugachmiut Heritage Preservation
Category
Document
Summary
A transcript of a recorded lesson about birds such as sea ducks, canadian geese, blue heron, semi-palmated plover, oystercatchers, yellowlegs, snipe, dipper, birds of prey, peregrine falcon, songbirds, ravens, thrushes, and more.
Seal Thimble 3.jpg
Community
Chugachmiut Heritage Preservation
Category
Three-Dimensional Artifact/Object
Summary
Ivory, baleen, and seal skin needle case that is carved into the shape of a seal with two ivory needles. Made by Jerome Saclamana.
Seal Intestine 1.jpg
Community
Chugachmiut Heritage Preservation
Category
Three-Dimensional Artifact/Object
Summary
A sample piece of processed seal intestine in a frame.
Community
Chugachmiut Heritage Preservation
Category
Book/Publication
Summary
A children's book that follows what each marine mammal observes is looking at them in return.
Seal Skin 1.jpg
Community
Chugachmiut Heritage Preservation
Category
Three-Dimensional Artifact/Object
Summary
A sample piece of tanned seal skin in a frame.
Community
Chugachmiut Heritage Preservation
Category
Digital
Summary
Maggie Totemoff sings a Russian Orthodox song in a Sugt'stun interview with Rhoda Moonin on June 30, 2010 where she talks about growing up in Old Chenega Bay.
Community
Nanwalek, Chugachmiut Heritage Preservation
Category
Digital
Summary
Rhoda Moonin interviews Irene Tanape on August 25, 2010 about masking and dancing.