Adrienne DeArmas photographs of Tlingit village in Klukwan, Alaska, 1993

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.94-19
Creators:
DeArmas, Adrienne
Dates:
1993
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
111 color slides
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Images of streets, houses, and other buildings in Klukwan, a Tlingit village in Alaska, made on August 6, 1993. According to a description by photographer Adrienne DeArmas, the images form "a panoramic view of the Tlingit Village in Klukwan, Alaska, U.S.A. . . .The slides begin on the left-hand side of the road which divides the community into the riverside and the mountain side, and progress to the end of the community and back up the road on the right-hand side. The river is to the left and the mountains to the right."

Biographical/Historical note
Biographical/Historical note
In 1993, National Museum of Natural History staff traveled to Juneau and Klukwan, Alaska, to present their plan for the museum's renovated North American Hall to the board members of the Sealaska Corporation and to the community of Klukwan. During the trip, permission was obtained to photograph the community for the archives, the village, and the Sealaska Corporation.

Local Call Number(s)
Local Call Number(s)
NAA Photo Lot 94-19

Using the Collection
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Preferred Citation note
Photo Lot 94-19, Adrienne DeArmas photographs of Tlingit village in Klukwan, Alaska, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Custodial History note
Custodial History note
Sets of slides were distributed to the Klukwan Village, one at the Sealaska Corporation in Juneau, Alaska, and two sets in the National Anthropological Archives. They were probably transferred by Adrienne DeArmas, 1993.

Keywords
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Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Indians of North America -- Northwest Coast of North America Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Klukwan (Alaska) Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Tlingit Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Department of Anthropology Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
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4210 Silver Hill Road
Suitland 20746
naa@si.edu
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