The Way We Live Part 1

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Major themes covered: two master carvers demonstrate the making and use of the traditional fish trap—in the Yup’ik language
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Other notes: Part 1 of "The Way We Live" four vignettes in which Eskimo elders explain their particular skills, aspects of traditional Yup’ik life. From: The KYUK TV Productions Collection: a series of informative TV documentaries spotlighting varied aspects of life among the Yup’ik people of Southwestern Alaska. These films were produced by television station KYUK (Bethel Broadcasting) in Bethel, Alaska, which has kindly made them available to the American Indian Film Gallery.