TITLE

REINDEER FAIRS ON SEWARD PENINSULA, ALASKA 1915-1918

AUTHOR(S)
Vanstone, James W.; Kakaruk, John A.; Lucier, Charles V.
PUB. DATE
September 2000
SOURCE
Arctic Anthropology;2000, Vol. 37 Issue 2, p60
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the annual reindeer fairs held during winter from 1915 through 1918 at centrally located villages in Seward Peninsula, Alaska. Reindeer herding program in northwestern Alaska supervised by the United States Bureau of Education; Bureau's goal for the fairs; Benefits from reindeer fairs.
ACCESSION #
4339145

 

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