Alaska Eskimo with Toy Kayak for his son

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This photo is of an Alaskan Eskimo in a water proof jacket holding a toy kayak that he made for his son taken sometime between 1900 - 1930. I love that this culture's toys prepared their children with life skills.
in Alaska United States of America
Lomen Bros., photographer
  • Photographic prints--1890-1940.
  • Portrait photographs--1890-1940.
  • 1 photographic print.
  • Title transcribed from caption accompanying item.
  • Forms part of: Frank and Frances Carpenter collection (Library of Congress).
  • Gift; Mrs. W. Chapin Huntington; 1951.

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