Saxman Native Village Totem Park Alaska

Saxman Native Village Totem Park Alaska

$19.95

Saxman Native Totem Park Alaska by Cliff and Nancy Hollenbeck
Cliff and Nancy Hollenbeck take you on a photographic journey through the Saxman Native Totem Park.As well as many photos of the Saxman people and traditions.
Dim:12" H X 9" W
Saxman is a Tlingit Indian Village established in1894. It is named for Samuel Saxman one of the three men lost Dec. 1886 while scouting for a new location for the people of Tongass and Cape Fox Villages. Totems here, comprising the worlds largest collection,including poles moved from Pennock,Tongass,and village Islandsand from old Cape Fox Village at Kirk Point. Many are poles restored under the Federal Works Project Directed by the U.S.F.S. starting in1939.