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Alaska Native Art and Culture

November 4, 2005 – November 6, 2005

Museum: Natural History Museum

Location: 1st Floor, West Wing Gallery (Hall 11)

As part of a 3-day festival (November 4-6), this small exhibition features approximately 33 objects from the Alaska Native Arts Foundation and 20 photographs depicting Alaskan Native craftspeople and life in rural Alaska by Carrie Anvil-Kiana, Ryan Olson, and Holly Nordlum. 

The artifacts are from the following cultural groups of Alaska: Athabascan, Yup'ik, Siberian Yup'ik/Inupiat, Aleut/Alutiiq, and Eyak/Tlingit/Haida/Tsimshian.

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