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Snapshots

  1. Sharing the gifts of the ocean

    Snapshot Title: Sharing the gifts of the ocean
    Taken by: Laura Tomokiyo

    Image: Poster conversation at the Elders and Youth Conference
    Image Owner: Laura Tomokiyo



    Description:

    Passing out slided flipper to people who have the same name as the captain or his wife and also to cousins and deceased family members



  2. Atigi

    Snapshot Title: Atigi
    Taken by: Laura Tomokiyo

    Image: Poster conversation at the Elders and Youth Conference
    Image Owner: Laura Tomokiyo



    Description:

    Students tag the traditional clothing with Iñupiaq names



  3. Clan names

    Snapshot Title: Clan names
    Taken by: Laura Tomokiyo

    Image: Poster conversation at the Elders and Youth Conference
    Image Owner: Laura Tomokiyo



    Description:

    2 remaining Inupiaq clans: Qaġmaktuuq and Uŋasiksikaaq



  4. Question from Barrow

    Snapshot Title: Question from Barrow
    Taken by: Laura Tomokiyo

    Image: Poster conversation at the Elders and Youth Conference
    Image Owner: Laura Tomokiyo



    Description:

    Why is the blanket tied down to the ground??

    Do people get hurt often? Because the blanket isn't able to move?



  5. Question from Barrow

    Snapshot Title: Question from Barrow
    Taken by: Laura Tomokiyo

    Image: Poster conversation at the Elders and Youth Conference
    Image Owner: Laura Tomokiyo



    Description:

    Wh do they use bones? Why not wood?



  6. Harpooner

    Snapshot Title: Harpooner
    Taken by: Tom Nelson

    Image: Poster conversation at the Elders and Youth Conference
    Image Owner: Laura Tomokiyo



    Description:



  7. Cutting

    Snapshot Title: Cutting
    Taken by: Tom Nelson

    Image: Poster conversation at the Elders and Youth Conference
    Image Owner: Laura Tomokiyo



    Description:

    sinew is what they use to saw



  8. notes

    Snapshot Title: notes
    Taken by: Eric Grumling

    Image: Poster conversation at the Elders and Youth Conference
    Image Owner: Laura Tomokiyo



    Description:

    Looking at this picture you can actually smell the bearded seal skin



  9. Cold

    Snapshot Title: Cold
    Taken by: Peter

    Image: Poster conversation at the Elders and Youth Conference
    Image Owner: Laura Tomokiyo



    Description:

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