Eskimo / Inuit

New Technology Brings Joy: 1922

New Technology Brings Joy: 1922

Eskimo man, surrounded by furs, enjoying an accoustic gramophone phonograph. Photo taken in 1922 by photographer Robert J. Flaherty. LOC original medium: photomechanical photogravure print. Copyright by Revillon Freres, N.Y.

Little Kayak: early 1900s

Little Kayak: early 1900s

Eskimo Kayaker wearing water-proof jacket with toy boat he made for his son. Lomen Brothers, photographer. Photo taken between ca. 1900 and ca. 1930. LOC original medium: photographic print.

Ready for Winter: 1908

Ready for Winter: 1908

Five small Eskimo children sitting bundled in fur garments, 1908. Photo by F. H. Nowell, official photographer, Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition. LOC original medium: photographic print.

Lift and Separate: 1916

Lift and Separate: 1916

1916 photo of Eskimo women and storage cache, Cape Prince of Wales, Alaska. Lomen Brothers, photographer. Frank and Frances Carpenter collection. LOC original medium: photographic print.

Eskimo Medicine Man: 1900

Eskimo Medicine Man: 1900

Eskimo medicine man and sick boy. "Working to beat the devil" - Eskimo medicine man exorcising evil spirits from a sick boy. Photograph taken between 1900 and 1930. LOC original medium: photographic print.

Eskimo Grave: 1900

Eskimo Grave: 1900

Eskimo's grave, Nome, Alaska. Photograph taken between 1900 and 1930. Photo by Lomen Brothers. LOC original medium: photographic print.

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