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Collector:
Edward W. Nelson  Search this
Donor Name:
U.S. Deptartment of Agriculture  Search this
Culture:
Eskimo (?)  Search this
Object Type:
Boot
Place:
Not Given, Alaska, United States, North America
Accession Date:
16 Mar 1897
Notes:
FROM CARD: "CHILD'S. INVENTORIED 1976. LOAN: U.S.I.A. INUA JUN 24 1988. ILLUS.: INUA CATALOGUE. USIA 1988, P1.65, P.46. LOAN RETURNED DEC 28 1990." Exhibit mount stored with object.
From transcript of consultations held in conjunction with "Yuungnaqpiallerput (The Way We Genuinely Live)" exhibit, April 17-18, 2010: "It may be [Yup'ik, but] — it's very European. It may be a model that Nelson commissioned for himself and that's why he kept it for himself."
Record Last Modified:
30 Jul 2020
Specimen Count:
2
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
031796
USNM Number:
E176317-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/30f41be81-5b36-4701-97de-dea9dde07d00
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8351679