50 Memories

The countdown is on until the 50th Annual Meeting of the Alaska Anthropological Association. To celebrate this auspicious event, we’ll be sharing a memory a week, for 50 weeks, leading right up to the start of the annual conference next year in Anchorage. Let’s take a look back at the fun and memories this Association has made over the last 50 years!

Week 10: From the 1989 Conference at the Sheraton Anchorage Hotel, Anchorage, AK.(Photo provided by APRCA, UAF, AK Anthro. Assoc. Collection #2003-060-05).
Week 9: SHART Run at 2010 Conference (Photo provided by Kelly Eldridge; photographer unknown).
Week 8: Fishing in the Nome area during the 2019 Conference (Photo provided by Kelly Eldridge).
Week 7: ACZ Workshop in 2017 (Photo provided by Kelly Eldridge).
Week 6: Joan Dale in 2002 at OHA AHRS section (Photo provided by Dave McMahan).
Week 5: The outgoing 2016 board (Photo provided by Julie Esdale).

Newsletter: Vol. 5, no. 1 1980

Newsletter: Vol. 4, no. 1 1979

Week 4: From the 1989 Conference at the Sheraton Anchorage Hotel, Anchorage, AK.Pictured: Susan Morton (APRCA, UAF, AK Anthro. Assoc. Collection #2003-060-17).
Newsletter: Vol. 3, no. 1 1977

Week 3
: Though to be from the 2008 Conference banquet at the Anchorage Hilton. Pictured are John Cook and Ernest S. “Tiger” Burch, Jr.
Photo provided by G. Richard Scott.
Newsletter: Vol. 2, no 1 1977 (APRCA, UAF, AK Anthro. Assoc. Collection Box 1 Folder 3).

Week 2
: No date or location given. Pictured: Christy Turner and Kerry Feldman with Roger Powers and Paul in the background.
Photo provided by G. Richard Scott.
The Second Newsletter: Vol 1, no. 2 1976 (APRCA, UAF, AK Anthro. Assoc. Collection Box 1 Folder 2).

Week 1: From the 1989 Conference at the Sheraton Anchorage Hotel, Anchorage, AK.

Pictured: Charles Holmes and Glen Bacon (APRCA, UAF, AK Anthro. Assoc. Collection #2003-060-13).
First Newsletter: Vol. 1, no. 1 1975 (APRCA, UAF, AK Anthro. Assoc. Collection Box 1 Folder 2).