Coal Creek gold dredge, Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve. NPS photo.

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Volume 18 (1) 2020

Date Posted: June 18, 2020       Categories:

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Description

Special volume: Museum Anthropology

Guest Editors: Amy Phillips-Chan and Amy F. Steffian

Introduction………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………. 1

Amy Phillips-Chan and Amy F. Steffian

EXHIBITS

Living our cultures, sharing our heritage: an Alaska native exhibition
as indigenous knowledge nexus……………………………………………………………………………………. 4

Aron L. Crowell

Bering Strait narratives and collaborative processes of exhibit development
in Nome, Alaska………………………………………………………………………………………………………………. 23

Amy Phillips-Chan

Archeology on ice……………………………………………………………………………………………………………. 51

James Dixon, Dorothy Shinn, and Taña K. Finnesand

PROGRAMS

Exploring Alutiiq heritage one word at a time…………………………………………………………… 57

Amy F. Steffian and April Laktonen Counceller

Revitalizing a “dangling” ethnographic collection: materiality,
arctic traditional knowledge and the liberal arts………………………………………………. 71

Amy V. Margaris with Rosemary Ahtuangaruak

CONSERVATION

Chilkat blanket restoration: a case study in Alaska native authority
in museum conservation………………………………………………………………………………………………. 86

Ellen Carrlee and Anna Brown Ehlers

Dentalium earrings: conservation of 19th century Tlingit earrings
with original material………………………………………………………………………………………………. 101

Paige Van Tassel

 

Recent research notes…………………………………………………………………………………………………… 109

Edited by Anne M. Jensen

Thesis and dissertation abstracts……………………………………………………………………………….. 112

Monty Rogers

Book reviews

Proud raven, panting wolf: carving Alaska’s new deal totem parks (by Emily L. Moore)……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….. 116

Reviewed by Thomas F. Thornton

Waterlogged: examples and procedures for northwest coast archaeologists
(edited by Kathryn Bernick)……………………………………………………………………………………….. 118

Reviewed by Ryan J. Wheeler

Uncovering submerged landscapes: towards a GIS method for locating submerged archaeology in southeast Alaska (by Kelly Rose Bale MAJA18(1) cover lowresAJA18(1) cover lowresonteleone)…………………….. 120

Reviewed by Dael A. Devenport