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Umiak  (Painting/ Drawing/ Print/ Etc.)  "June 4, 1965"

John S. Penatac, Sr. (John Suluk Penetac), Bering Strait Inupiaq [King Island], b. 1940

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1965-1965

Materials:

Paper, ink

Techniques:

Woodcut/Woodblock printed

Dimensions:

20.6 x 23 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Arctic, Bering Strait Inupiaq, Bering Strait Inupiaq [King Island], Inupiaq (Alaskan Inupiat Eskimo), Native Americans, North America, Western Arctic

City:

Nome

County:

Bering Straits Native Corporation

State:

Alaska

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Created during a Manpower and Development Training Act (MDTA) Designer Craftsman Training Project held in Nome, Alaska; purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives from the Extension Center for Arts and Crafts, University of Alaska (Fairbanks, Alaska), in 1965; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.

Source ID:

NMAI_274918

Catalog Number:

25/8945

Album Name:

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