Subsistence Living

Last changed on Fri, 07/30/2021 - 11:55
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Community
Chugachmiut Heritage Preservation, iiyaaG
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Digital
Summary
Photograph of hanging salmon.
Community
Chugachmiut Heritage Preservation, Taatiillaaq
Category
Digital
Summary
David Totemoff Sr. talks about the qayaq paddles from his apaa (grandfather).
Community
Chugachmiut Heritage Preservation, Paluwik
Category
Digital
Summary
Pat Norman of Port Graham narrates the process of butchering a seal.
Community
Chugachmiut Heritage Preservation, Paluwik
Category
Digital
Summary
Ephimia Moonin interviews Pat Norman in Port Graham about the cultural significance of hunting and processing a seal.
Community
Chugachmiut Heritage Preservation, Taatiillaaq, Paluwik, iiyaaG
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Document
Summary
Subsistence seafood recipes that were collected from Chugach community members.
Community
Chugachmiut Heritage Preservation
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Book/Publication
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This story told by Don P. Kompkoff Sr. was turned into a book that talks about his subsistence lifestyle growing up in Chenega. Written by Don S. Kompkoff, and illustrated by Gordon Kvasnikoff.
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Community
Chugachmiut Heritage Preservation
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Three-Dimensional Artifact/Object
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Completed by June Pardue on sausage casing, this waterproof stitch demonstrates the traditional method of sewing together materials to prevent water from leaking in.
Community
Chugachmiut Heritage Preservation
Category
Document
Summary
Created by the Alaska Plant Materials Center in 2007, this field guide provides information about the habitat, uses, growth, and peculiarities of reeve beach wildrye.