Conservator works on native Alaskan k...

Conservator works on native Alaskan kayaks

There are 3 comments on the story from Nov 4, 2008, titled Conservator works on native Alaskan kayaks. In it, reports that:

At the New Bedford Whaling Museum, art conservator Alexandra Allardt cleans one of the three 19th-century kayaks being cleaned and treated as part of an effort to preserve the rare skin boats for future ...

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Southerly North Slope Bo, AK

#1 Nov 6, 2008
I make skin boat frames for our whaling. We use ukrooks skins(bearded seals for the umiaq.
We use natchiq skins (hair seals) for the kayaks
I would like to have as-builts of the kayaks you are working on

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#2 Dec 16, 2008
I lost my dog last week. Has anyone seen him there?
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Southerly North Slope Bo, AK

#3 Feb 17, 2009
oh my gosh, HIM! that dog was in last place in the yukon quest sled dog race yesterday. He was being dragged by the rest of the team

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