The Ivory Workers Camp. Ivory carvers' camp near Nome, Alaska. Two tents on beach with upturned umiaks behind them., 1927
King Islander-Nome, Alaska. They come by sea from King Island-90 miles from Nome-work ivory all summer-go back to the island for winter kill walrus in spring before the ice leaves-get the ivory and return to Nome to carve and sell the ivory.
- Creation: 1927
- Andrews, Clarence Leroy, 1862-1948 (Person)
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1 photographic print(s)
General Physical Description note
1 photographic print : gelatin silver, b&w ; 4 7/8 x 8 3/4 inches
4 7/8 x 8 3/4 inches