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Dates:
circa 1935-1936
Level:
item
Size:
1 Lantern slide
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.003
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Hand-colored lantern slide depicting an outdoor portrait of Ilurall'er (Kenneth Samson, also called Iluq'aq or Qengmiulria) wearing a swan-skin parka and Kanglek (John Gunlik) wearing a tamacenaq (parka made of a combination of different bird skins). This photograph was shot in the Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo) community of Kipnuk, Alaska.