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Anna Etageak

Anna Etageak

Anna Etageak was born in 1919 in Egavik and lived there until she married and moved to Unalakleet. Mrs. Etageak passed away June 24, 2010. Mrs. Etageak was a respected Elder and speaker of the Qawiaraq dialect of Iñupiaq language. She was also well known for her traditional knowledge and skills, including skin-sewing. [Last updated in 2013]