An 1888 photo of Kitch Hawk, also known as Jake the Bracelet Maker. He is wearing a Chilkat blanket. (Isn't it beautiful?)
I am assuming that because he is wearing a Chilkat blanket, he is a Chilkat Native American. The Chilkats are an active tribe today in Alaska in Klukwan (southern Alaska).
And I'm assuming because he was known as Jake the Bracelet Maker, he was a jewelry maker.
Photo courtesy of the Library of Congress
"Jim the Jeweler, Silver Jim, Silversmith Jim, Jim Jacobs.
He was Koosk'eidí from Xhaas Hít in Sitka: his name was Kichxhaak, as well as Yéilnaawú.
The Koosk'eidí are part of the L'ooknaxh.ádi.
The shákee.át he's wearing is still in clan hands."
- Album: Alaska