Alaska Native Collections – Sharing Knowledge

 

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By email, please direct questions and comments to crowella@si.edu and include “Sharing Knowledge” in the subject line.

Or, contact:
Aron L. Crowell
Smithsonian Arctic Studies Center
625 C Street
Anchorage, AK 99501
907-929-9207