Hubbard, Bernard R (Bernard Rosecrans) 1888-1962 Search this
756 ft (21 min) sound b&w video
Supplementary materials: 1
Edited film depicting life of the Eskimos on Little Diomede Island, Bering Strait, Alaska with shots of the Soviet Diomede across the two mile strait. Scenes include: walrus hunt, butchering walrus and extracting clams and sea mollusks from the stomach, splitting hides, the village, children playing, <ulu> sharpening, a baby in a <umaqqing> ("rumble seat"), digging for roots called "Eskimo potato," netting birds, Hubbard playing with dogs, clothes drying, children in a window, gathering murre eggs on the rocks, and sunset silhouettes of the chapel on Little Diomede.
Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, MD