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Eskimos landing a skin boat on the shore, Nome, Alaska (CURTIS 526)

Eskimos landing a skin boat on the shore, Nome, Alaska (CURTIS 526)

Original photograph by Lomen Brothers [44]. Copied by Asahel Curtis [38351] Also in Lomen Brothers Collection. PH Coll 328.120 Subjects (LCSH): Eskimos--Alaska--Nome; Umiaks--Alaska--Nome; Skin boats--Alaska--Nome

Eskimo men with umiak, or skin boat, on the beach surrounded by a group of white men, Nome, Alaska, ca 1900 (HESTER 23)

Eskimo men with umiak, or skin boat, on the beach surrounded by a grou...

*Subjects (LCTGM): Crowds--Alaska--Nome; Beaches--Alaska--Nome Subjects (LCSH): Eskimos--Alaska--Nome; Umiaks--Alaska--Nome

Eskimo dancer and drummers next to upturned boat, Nome, Alaska, between 1908 and 1915 (AL+CA 6454)

Eskimo dancer and drummers next to upturned boat, Nome, Alaska, betwee...

PH Coll 328.124 Subjects (LCTGM): Eskimos--Dance--Alaska--Nome;; Alaska Natives--Dance--Alaska--Nome;; Eskimos--Clothing & dress--Alaska--Nome;; Alaska Natives--Clothing & dress--Alaska--Nome; ; Ceremonial dan... More

Nine Eskimos launching umiak into the surf, vicinity of Nome, Alaska, between 1908 and 1915 (AL+CA 6433)

Nine Eskimos launching umiak into the surf, vicinity of Nome, Alaska, ...

PH Coll 328.119 Subjects (LCTGM): Eskimos--Transportation--Alaska;  ; Alaska Natives--Transportation Subjects (LCSH): Eskimos--Boats--Alaska; ; Alaska Natives--Boats;; Umiaks--Alaska

Umiak - Pearson Scott Foresman Archives

Umiak - Pearson Scott Foresman Archives

A group of people rowing umiaks

Eskimo skin boats on rack, Barrow, Alaska, between 1906 and 1913 (AL+CA 7684)

Eskimo skin boats on rack, Barrow, Alaska, between 1906 and 1913 (AL+C...

Caption on photo: Oomiak frames - Eskimo skin boats. PH Coll 1213.62 Subjects (LCTGM): Racks (Supporting devices)--Alaska--Barrow Subjects (LCSH): Eskimos--Boats--Alaska--Barrow; ; Alaska Natives--Boats--Alask... More

Emanuel A. Petersen - Grønlandsk kystparti med en konebåd på vej ud
FMIB 35100 Going Out on the Ice for Whales in April

FMIB 35100 Going Out on the Ice for Whales in April

Going Out on the Ice for Whales in April Subject: Whaling--Alaska, Ice Fishing--Alaska Tag: Traditional Fisheries

Yupik skin boat, paddles and frame from Saint Lawrence Island, Alaska, between 1816 and 1817 (AL+CA 8207)

Yupik skin boat, paddles and frame from Saint Lawrence Island, Alaska,...

Photograph of lithograph by Louis Choris. Image from Choris, Louis. Voyage pittoresque autour du monde, Plate 18 in the Aleutian Islands section PH Coll 1035.21 Subjects (LCTGM): Lithographs Subjects (LCSH): ... More

Alaska, United States (28252966455)

Alaska, United States (28252966455)

Eskimo Umiak in front of house; Point Barrow, Alaska. Boat made of wood and skins, for transportation of goods, traditionally rowed by women.

Man in a native whaling boat on an ice floe, with fishing spears, oars, and sealskin float, Bering Strait, Alaska, circa 1906 (AL+CA 2377)

Man in a native whaling boat on an ice floe, with fishing spears, oars...

Caption on image: Native whaling boat at edge of ice pack. Bearing Straits. Dobbs. PH Coll 788.22 Beverly Bennett Dobbs was born in 1868 near Marshall, Missouri. In 1888 Dobbs moved to Bellingham, Washington... More

Eskimos launching umiak from ice floe, Bering Sea, Seward Peninsula, Alaska, between 1908 and 1915 (AL+CA 6412)

Eskimos launching umiak from ice floe, Bering Sea, Seward Peninsula, A...

"Oomiak" is a variant for umiak, a large open skin-covered boat. Caption on photo: Eskimos launching oomiak from ice floe, Bering sea. PH Coll 328.237 Subjects (LCTGM): Eskimos--Transportation--Alaska; ; Esk... More

King Island natives camped on beach at Nome

King Island natives camped on beach at Nome

A family of King Island Inupiat living in their umiak on the beach at Nome, Alaska in the early 20th century. King Island natives traditionally established summer camps on the Seward Peninsula. With the establ... More

Grand bateau collectif - Umiaq

Grand bateau collectif - Umiaq

Français : Grand bateau collectif (umiaq) à l'entrée de la baie de Wakeham

Men standing on the beach with umiak, or skin boat, Teller, Alaska, ca 1900 (HESTER 321)

Men standing on the beach with umiak, or skin boat, Teller, Alaska, ca...

*Subjects (LCTGM): Beaches--Alaska--Teller Subjects (LCSH): Umiaks--Alaska--Teller

Carstensen-Umiak - A painting of a group of people in a boat

Carstensen-Umiak - A painting of a group of people in a boat

Picryl description: Public domain image of a landscape with water, mountains, and sky, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Eskimålif, sid 227 - A black and white drawing of a group of people in a boat

Eskimålif, sid 227 - A black and white drawing of a group of people in...

Svenska: Plansch ur Eskimålif, 1891. Ursprunglig bildtext: "På resa vid midsommaren".

Eskimos launching umiak from beach, Alaska, between 1905 and 1915 (AL+CA 5795)

Eskimos launching umiak from beach, Alaska, between 1905 and 1915 (AL+...

PH Coll 413.Album 12.7d Subjects (LCTGM): Eskimos--Transportation--Alaska; ; Alaska Natives--Transportation Subjects (LCSH): Eskimos--Boats--Alaska; ; Alaska Natives--Boats;; Umiaks--Alaska

Group of Eskimo children and adults seated in front of upturned boat, with poster and flag, possibly an outdoor classroom (AL+CA 731)

Group of Eskimo children and adults seated in front of upturned boat, ...

On verso of image: School? Filed in Native Alaska--Ae The flag in this photograph appears to be homemade, as it has only nine stripes and has a white stripe at top and bottom, instead of red. Subjects (LCTGM)... More

Alaska, United States (28252966555)

Alaska, United States (28252966555)

Eskimo Umiak; Point Barrow, Alaska. Boat made of skins stretched on wooden frame.

Kingikmiut Eskmo men packing a boat for a hunt while a woman performs a ceremonial sprinkling of ashes, Cape Prince of Wales (AL+CA 2159)

Kingikmiut Eskmo men packing a boat for a hunt while a woman performs ...

Handwritten in album: The woman has sprinkled ashes, made from shavings of new paddles, along the path to keep devils from hoodooing the hunting PH Coll 49.25a The tribe Bernardi stayed with was very superst... More

Color post card. "Eskimo in skin Omiak in pursuit of walrus. Caught in the act of throwing the harpoon, Alaska." - NARA - 297768

Color post card. "Eskimo in skin Omiak in pursuit of walrus. Caught in...

Public domain photograph of vintage postcard, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

The umiak or family boat of the Eskimo, Alaska (CURTIS 82)

The umiak or family boat of the Eskimo, Alaska (CURTIS 82)

Umiaks were built from walrus hide stretched over a wooden frame. Subjects (LCSH): Umiaks--Alaska ; Eskimos--Boats ; Eskimos--Alaska

FMIB 37922 Kaiaks and Oomiak

FMIB 37922 Kaiaks and Oomiak

Kaiaks and Oomiak Subject: Umiaks, Kayaks, Canoes and canoeing Tag: Vessels

King Island Eskimos unloading umiak, or skin boat, on the beach, Nome, Alaska, ca 1900 (HESTER 225)

King Island Eskimos unloading umiak, or skin boat, on the beach, Nome,...

*Subjects (LCSH): Eskimos--Alaska--Nome; Eskimos--Boats--Alaska--Nome; Umiaks--Alaska--Nome

Small boat navigating the Snake River, Nome, Alaska, September 29, 1900 (HEGG 242)

Small boat navigating the Snake River, Nome, Alaska, September 29, 190...

Caption on image: "Snake River, Nome Sept 29" Original image in Hegg Album 5, page 38 . Original photograph by Eric A. Hegg 1214; copied by Webster and Stevens 379.A. Subjects (LCTGM): Rivers--Alaska; Rowboa... More

Eskimo family paddling umiak near waterfront, Nome, Alaska, between 1908 and 1915 (AL+CA 6448)

Eskimo family paddling umiak near waterfront, Nome, Alaska, between 19...

PH Coll 328.329 Subjects (LCTGM): Waterfronts--Alaska--Nome; Wooden buildings--Alaska--Nome Subjects (LCSH): Eskimos--Boats--Alaska--Nome; ; Alaska Natives--Boats--Alaska--Nome;; Umiaks--Alaska--Nome; ; Nome (... More

Eskimo men bringing a harpooned seal onto shore, Cape Prince of Wales, Alaska, between 1906 and 1913 (AL+CA 7678)

Eskimo men bringing a harpooned seal onto shore, Cape Prince of Wales,...

Caption on photo: Sealing - Cape Prince of Wales, Alaska. PH Coll 1213.58a Subjects (LCTGM): Seals (Animals)--Alaska; Dead animals--Alaska Subjects (LCSH): Eskimos--Subsistence activities--Alaska--Prince of Wa... More

Six Eskimos standing beside native skinboat (umiak) on sled, Point Barrow, Alaska, 1935 - NARA - 531120

Six Eskimos standing beside native skinboat (umiak) on sled, Point Bar...

Public domain photograph related to US military forces history, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Gravyr - Sjöhistoriska museet - SB 1486

Gravyr - Sjöhistoriska museet - SB 1486

Svenska: Gravyr: Grönland. Två roddbåtar (umiaker?) med många personer om bord. Bredvid och i bakgrunden kajaker. I bakgrunden stort berg. Depicted place: Grönland (GL)

Carl Rasmussen - Midnatsstemning ved den grønlandske kyst - KMS993 - Statens Museum for Kunst

Carl Rasmussen - Midnatsstemning ved den grønlandske kyst - KMS993 - S...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a landscape with water, mountains, and sky, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Eskimos launching umiak, Seward Peninsula, Alaska, between 1908 and 1915 (AL+CA 6411)

Eskimos launching umiak, Seward Peninsula, Alaska, between 1908 and 19...

PH Coll 328.118 Subjects (LCTGM): Eskimos--Transportation--Alaska;; Alaska Natives--Transportation Subjects (LCSH): Eskimos--Boats--Alaska--Seward Peninsula;; Alaska Natives--Boats--Alaska--Seward Peninsula;; ... More

Kingikmiut Eskimos paddling an umiak, a boat made of animal skins, during a whale hunt, Bering Strait, Cape Prince of Wales (AL+CA 2124)

Kingikmiut Eskimos paddling an umiak, a boat made of animal skins, dur...

Handwritten in album: A mile of ice fast to shore proves good camping ground and during the 24 hour days one or more boats patrol the Straits looking for whale PH Coll 49.25B Subjects (LCTGM): Eskimos--Subsi... More

Two Inuit men sitting beneath a umiak turned on its side, next to a beached kayak, Alaska, circa 1906 (AL+CA 2426)

Two Inuit men sitting beneath a umiak turned on its side, next to a be...

Caption in album: Oomiak. PH Coll 323.4 Beverly Bennett Dobbs was born in 1868 near Marshall, Missouri. In 1888 Dobbs moved to Bellingham, Washington and operated a photography studio there for 12 years. In ... More

Native Alaskan boat builder

Native Alaskan boat builder

A native (Aleut, Inupiaq or Yupik) boat builder works on a beach, constructing a boat frame. He is holding an adz as he shapes a piece of wood. Location not specified.

Chukchi boats - A group of people in a boat on a body of water

Chukchi boats - A group of people in a boat on a body of water

Svenska: Tschuktschiska båtar Public domain scan of woodcut print, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Eskimo woman and child sitting next to umiak upturned on beach, Alaska, between 1901 and 1911 (AL+CA 31)

Eskimo woman and child sitting next to umiak upturned on beach, Alaska...

PH Coll 323.72 Subjects (LCTGM): Families--Alaska Subjects (LCSH): Eskimo women--Alaska; ; Eskimo children--Alaska; ; Alaska Native women; ; Alaska Native children; ; Umiaks--Alaska; ; Eskimos--Boats--Alaska; ... More

Eskimos departing Alaska for Siberia in umiak or skin boat, between 1906 and 1916 (AL+CA 5843)

Eskimos departing Alaska for Siberia in umiak or skin boat, between 19...

Caption on image: Eskimo Oomiak (Skin Boat) off for Siberia. PH Coll 413.Album 12.30c Subjects (LCTGM): Eskimos--Transportation--Alaska;; Alaska Natives--Transportation;; Subjects (LCSH): Eskimos--Boats--Alas... More

Eskimos returning in umiak to King Island after their yearly trading trips to Nome, ca 1901 (HEGG 658)

Eskimos returning in umiak to King Island after their yearly trading t...

Caption on image: "Eskimos returning to King Island after their yearly trading trips to Nome" Original image in Hegg Album 15, page 21 . Original photograph by Eric A. Hegg 1645; copi... More

Two Eskimo men and dogs by an umiak cached for the winter, Cape Prince of Wales, Alaska, between 1901 and 1906 (AL+CA 2122)

Two Eskimo men and dogs by an umiak cached for the winter, Cape Prince...

Handwritten in album: Boat decorated with whaling harpoons, etc. PH Coll 49.18 The boat shown is called an umiak. Umiaks are made out of animal skins and are the traditional boats of many native populations... More

Holm og Bagge - Illustration fra Undersøgelses-Reise til Østkysten af Grønland - 1832

Holm og Bagge - Illustration fra Undersøgelses-Reise til Østkysten af ...

The Danish naval officer W. A. Graah headed an expedition to East Greenland in 1828-1831. When he came back, he published an account in the book Undersögelses-Reise til Östkysten af Grönland in 1832. Based on h... More

Eskimo family sitting beneath upturned umiak, Alaska, ca 1904 (NOWELL 75)

Eskimo family sitting beneath upturned umiak, Alaska, ca 1904 (NOWELL ...

Caption on image: Family of King's Island Eskimos living under skin boat. Alaska. Copyright, F.H. Nowell, '04 Subjects (LCTGM): Eskimos--Boats--Alaska; Eskimos--Clothing & dress--Alaska; Families--Alaska; Sh... More

Eskimos in umiak, Grantley Harbor, Alaska, ca 1904 (NOWELL 52)

Eskimos in umiak, Grantley Harbor, Alaska, ca 1904 (NOWELL 52)

Caption on image: Eskimo Skin Boat, or Omiak, Grantley Harbor, Alaska. Nowell, 93 Subjects (LCTGM): Eskimos--Transportation--Alaska--Grantley Harbor; Eskimos--Clothing & dress--Alaska--Grantley Harbor; Fur ga... More

Umiak - A group of people in a boat on a body of water
Cache built to hold a walrus skin boat, Kingegan, Alaska, between 1901 and 1906 (AL+CA 8000)

Cache built to hold a walrus skin boat, Kingegan, Alaska, between 1901...

Handwritten on album page: Ok-ba-ok's Oo' me ak or walrus skin boat cached on the beach for winter. PH Coll 49.15 The photographs from this album document many aspects of Eskimo life at Kingegan, and Bernardi... More

Several Eskimo people paddling umiak near ice floes in Bering Sea, circa 1908-1915 (AL+CA 6435)

Several Eskimo people paddling umiak near ice floes in Bering Sea, cir...

PH Coll 328.328 Subjects (LCSH): Bering Sea; Eskimos--Boats--Alaska; Umiaks--Alaska

32, Eskimos in Skin Omiak in Pursuit of Walrus (NBY 431147)

32, Eskimos in Skin Omiak in Pursuit of Walrus (NBY 431147)

Postcard showing Eskimo Walrus hunters in a skin boat called an Omiak.

Umiak FWS 8CB78D72-65B8-D693-7D614E791668F274

Umiak FWS 8CB78D72-65B8-D693-7D614E791668F274

An umiak strapped down on a stand on the beach, modern boats in background. FWS keywords: Subsistence, Hunting, Baidarka, Skin Boat, Wildlife refuges, Yukon Delta National Wildlife Refuge.

Clothes hanging from an upturned umiak boat, Alaska, 1906 (AL+CA 2376)

Clothes hanging from an upturned umiak boat, Alaska, 1906 (AL+CA 2376)

Caption on image: Copyright 1906. By B.B. Dobbs. 802. PH Coll 788.21 Beverly Bennett Dobbs was born in 1868 near Marshall, Missouri. In 1888 Dobbs moved to Bellingham, Washington and operated a photography st... More

Inuit men in skin boats, Alaska, circa 1906 (AL+CA 2448)

Inuit men in skin boats, Alaska, circa 1906 (AL+CA 2448)

PH Coll 323.27a Beverly Bennett Dobbs was born in 1868 near Marshall, Missouri. In 1888 Dobbs moved to Bellingham, Washington and operated a photography studio there for 12 years. In 1900 Dobbs moved to Nome, ... More

Six Eskimo people with dead seals (possibly inflated seal buoys) in umiak, Seward Peninsula, circa 1908-1915 (AL+CA 6418)

Six Eskimo people with dead seals (possibly inflated seal buoys) in um...

PH Coll 328.326 Subjects (LCTGM): Dead animals--Alaska Subjects (LCSH): Eskimos--Boats--Alaska; Umiaks--Alaska; Seals (Animals)--Carcasses--Alaska

Umiak frame Curtis LOC3c07287u

Umiak frame Curtis LOC3c07287u

Umiak frame, Kotzebue This JPG file made from the LOC TIFF file, borders cropped.

Eskimo man wearing rain gear and holding model of umiak, Alaska, between 1901 and 1911 (AL+CA 34)

Eskimo man wearing rain gear and holding model of umiak, Alaska, betwe...

PH Coll 323.83 Subjects (LCTGM): Eskimos--Clothing & dress--Alaska; ; Alaska Natives--Clothing & dress;; Leather garments Subjects (LCSH): Umiaks--Models--Alaska; ; Raincoats--Alaska

Inuit group in umiak - A black and white photo of a group of people in a boat

Inuit group in umiak - A black and white photo of a group of people in...

Print, Inuit group in umiak, in the spring, 1920-1929, Robert J. Flaherty, Photogravure on paper, 50.3 x 33.6 cm Français : Impression, Groupe d'Inuits dans un umiak au printemps, 1920-1929, Robert J. Flaherty,... More

Eskimo umiak landing on beach with men and dogs on board, possibly Nome, ca 1899 (WARNER 440)

Eskimo umiak landing on beach with men and dogs on board, possibly Nom...

Warner [2086]Filed in Alaska series. Subjects (LCTGM): Bodies of water--Alaska--Nome Subjects (LCSH): Eskimos--Alaska--Nome; Norton Sound (Alaska); Umiaks--Alaska--Nome

Eskimos in umiaks, or skin boats, bartering their goods and curios alongside the GEO W ELDER, Port Clarence, Alaska, July 1899 (HARRIMAN 199)

Eskimos in umiaks, or skin boats, bartering their goods and curios alo...

From album entitled: A Souvenir of the Harriman Alaska Expedition, May - August, 1899. Volume II, Cook Inlet to Bering Strait and the Return Voyage, leaf 168. Caption on image: Traders at the Landing Stage Pho... More

Native Alaskan ivory worker

Native Alaskan ivory worker

An Eskimo carver, sitting on the ground in the shelter of an Umiak, using a drill to hollow out a section of tusk.

Eskimo woman stringing cod with umiak in background, Nome, 1904 (NOWELL 16)

Eskimo woman stringing cod with umiak in background, Nome, 1904 (NOWEL...

Caption on image: Eskimo Squaw stringing Tom-Cod, Nome Beach. Copyright by F.H. Nowell, 1904. 1096. Subjects (LCTGM): Eskimos--Women--Alaska--Nome; Eskimos--Subsistence activities--Alaska--Nome; Shelters--Al... More

Konebaad WA Graah-HGF Holm - Public domain  drawing

Konebaad WA Graah-HGF Holm - Public domain drawing

Dansk: Konebåd i grønland; Graahs rejse 1828-31 Public domain photo of drawing, 20th century, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description.

Several Eskimo families paddling large umiak on the sea, Seward Peninsula, circa 1908-1915 (AL+CA 6414)

Several Eskimo families paddling large umiak on the sea, Seward Penins...

Written on verso: The Oomiak of the Eskimo - the family boat of walrus-hide. Photograph possibly by Dobbs. PH Coll 328.115a Subjects (LCSH): Eskimos--Boats--Alaska; Umiaks--Alaska

In the Alaskan wilderness (1917) (14775016504)

In the Alaskan wilderness (1917) (14775016504)

Identifier: inalaskanwildern00gord (find matches) Title: In the Alaskan wilderness Year: 1917 (1910s) Authors: Gordon, G. B. (George Byron), 1870-1927 Subjects: Eskimo languages Alaska -- Description and tr... More

Eskimo in skin omiak in pursuit of walrus (NBY 430711)

Eskimo in skin omiak in pursuit of walrus (NBY 430711)

Miniature postcard showing Eskimo Walrus hunters in a skin boat called an Omiak.

Eskimo settlement with tents and umiaks (skin-covered boats) on land spit, Alaska, between 1901 and 1911 (AL+CA 30)

Eskimo settlement with tents and umiaks (skin-covered boats) on land s...

PH Coll 323.71 Subjects (LCTGM): Settlements--Alaska; ; Eskimos--Structures--Alaska; ; Alaska Natives--Structures;; Tents--Alaska Subjects (LCSH): Eskimos--Boats--Alaska; ; Alaska Natives--Boats;; Umiaks--Alas... More

Cape Dezhnev w umiac

Cape Dezhnev w umiac

Chukchi men at Port Dezhnev bringing a umiak up on the beach; Cape Dezhnev headland in background.

Comhak or womans boat - A drawing of a boat with people in it

Comhak or womans boat - A drawing of a boat with people in it

"Comhak or Women's Boat" Public domain photograph of a small watercraft, canoe, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Group of Eskimo people in umiak next to wooden boat, Nome, Alaska, between 1908 and 1915 (AL+CA 6452)

Group of Eskimo people in umiak next to wooden boat, Nome, Alaska, bet...

PH Coll 328.333 Subjects (LCTGM): Eskimos--Transportation--Alaska--Nome;; Alaska Natives--Transportation--Alaska--Nome; Subjects (LCSH): Eskimos--Boats--Alaska--Nome; ; Alaska Natives--Boats--Alaska--Nome;; Um... More

Eskimo umiak landing on beach, with men and dogs on board and man carrying kayak onto beach, possibly Nome, ca 1899 (WARNER 473)

Eskimo umiak landing on beach, with men and dogs on board and man carr...

Warner [2087]Filed in Alaska series. Subjects (LCSH): Kayaks--Alaska--Nome; Umiaks--Alaska--Nome; Dogs--Alaska--Nome; Beaches--Alaska--Nome

Eskimos in umiaks, or skin boats, bartering their goods and curios alongside the GEO W ELDER, Port Clarence, Alaska, July 1899 (HARRIMAN 208)

Eskimos in umiaks, or skin boats, bartering their goods and curios alo...

From album entitled: A Souvenir of the Harriman Alaska Expedition, May - August, 1899. Volume II, Cook Inlet to Bering Strait and the Return Voyage, leaf 169. Caption on image: Eskimo Traders Photograph taken ... More

Household goods in an upturned umiak boat, Nome, 1906 (AL+CA 6144)

Household goods in an upturned umiak boat, Nome, 1906 (AL+CA 6144)

Lomen's caption on photo: Summer Encampment, Alaska Eskimos. Original negative created by B.B. Dobbs (Dobbs 802). Printed by Lomen Bros. with added Lomen Bros. Studio signature and number. In Dobbs Collection.... More

Alaska Native seamstress

Alaska Native seamstress

A woman in fur jacket and embroidered dress sits on a log on a beach, in the shelter of an umiak, sewing a decorative piece.

Color post card. "Eskimo in skin Omiak in pursuit of walrus. Caught in the act of throwing the harpoon, Alaska." - NARA - 297768

Color post card. "Eskimo in skin Omiak in pursuit of walrus. Caught in...

Public domain photograph of a postcard advertisement, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Tent camp along shore, Nome, 1906 (AL+CA 6537)

Tent camp along shore, Nome, 1906 (AL+CA 6537)

PH Coll 1240.49 Subjects (LCTGM): Tents--Alaska--Nome; Boats--Alaska--Nome; Utility poles--Alaska--Nome Subjects (LCSH): Umiaks--Alaska--Nome

King Island Eskimos in the surf landing their umiak on the beach, Nome, Alaska, 1900 (HESTER 90)

King Island Eskimos in the surf landing their umiak on the beach, Nome...

Caption on image: "King Island Eskimos making a landing in their skin canoe on Nome beach Alaska/Copyrighted by W. Hester, Seattle, 1900" No. 210 appears in lower left hand corner of image Subjects (LCSH): E... More

Two Eskimo women cooking near boat shelters and tents on the beach at Nome, 1906 (AL+CA 6143)

Two Eskimo women cooking near boat shelters and tents on the beach at ...

Written on verso: Native summer camp on the beach at Nome. PH Coll 328.117 Subjects (LCTGM): Eskimos--Structures--Alaska--Nome; Tents--Alaska--Nome; Outdoor cookery--Alaska--Nome  ; ; Subjects (LC... More

Emanuel A. Petersen - Parti fra Grønland med konebåde

Emanuel A. Petersen - Parti fra Grønland med konebåde

Petersen first visited Greenland in 1921. Public domain photograph of 20th-century painting, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Karluk in the Ice Bartlett

Karluk in the Ice Bartlett

Photograph of the expedition ship Karluk fast in the ice, about 15 miles west of Manning Point, Alaska, August 1913.An umiak hangs in slings below the bowsprit.

Eskimos landing a skin boat on the shore, Nome, Alaska (CURTIS 526) (cropped)

Eskimos landing a skin boat on the shore, Nome, Alaska (CURTIS 526) (c...

Original photograph by Lomen Brothers [44]. Copied by Asahel Curtis [38351] Also in Lomen Brothers Collection. PH Coll 328.120 Subjects (LCSH): Eskimos--Alaska--Nome; Umiaks--Alaska--Nome; Skin boats--Alaska--Nome

King Island Eskimos in boats, vicinity of Dickson, Alaska, between 1900 and 1910 (AL+CA 6829)

King Island Eskimos in boats, vicinity of Dickson, Alaska, between 190...

Caption on image: 31. Dobbs. Kings Island Natives - Dickson Alaska PH Coll 413.Album 11.18 Subjects (LCTGM): Eskimos--Transportation--Alaska--Dickson;; Alaska Natives--Transportation--Alaska--Dickson; Subject... More

Eskimos unloading goods onto beach from umiak, or skin boat, Nome, Alaska, ca 1900 (HESTER 259)

Eskimos unloading goods onto beach from umiak, or skin boat, Nome, Ala...

On verso of image: "Eskimos in skin boat" No. 74 appears in lower left hand corner of image. Subjects (LCSH): Eskimos--Alaska--Nome; Umiaks--Alaska--Nome; Loading and unloading--Alaska--Nome

Fish drying rack and overturned boat for shelter on the shore of the Kuzitrin River, ca 1904 (NOWELL 192)

Fish drying rack and overturned boat for shelter on the shore of the K...

Caption on image: Summer Day on the Kustarin River, Alaska. Copyright by F.H. Nowell, 5626The Kuzitirin River flows from Kuzitirin Lake, 13 miles south of Imuruk Lake. It flows to the Imuruk Basin 30 miles s... More

Emanuel A. Petersen - Parti fra Grønland med konebåd

Emanuel A. Petersen - Parti fra Grønland med konebåd

Petersen first visited Greenland in 1921. Public domain photograph of 20th-century painting, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description