Yupik peoples
The Yupik are a group of indigenous or aboriginal peoples of western, southwestern, and southcentral Alaska and the Russian Far East. They are Eskimo and are related to the Inuit and Iñupiat peoples....
Yupik peoples - Wikipedia
Yupik languages
The Yupik /ˈjuːpɪk/ languages are the several distinct languages of the several Yupik peoples of western and southcentral Alaska and northeastern Siberia. The Yupik languages differ enough from one an...
Olga Michael
Matushka Olga Michael (February 3, 1916 – November 8, 1979), also known as Olinka, was a priest's wife from Kwethluk village, on the Kuskokwim River in Alaska.
Matushka Olga was a Native Ala...
Rita Pitka Blumenstein
Rita Pitka Blumenstein (born 1936) was the first certified traditional doctor in Alaska. She works for the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium. Blumenstein has been a member of the International Co...
Crow Village Sam
Crow Village Sam (Phillips; 1893–1974) was a Yup'ik Alaskan Native who lived in the mid Kuskokwim River valley in Alaska.Crow Village Sam was born around 1893 in Crow Village, Alaska. Birth reco...
Crow Village Sam - Wikipedia
Walt Monegan
Walter Carleton "Walt" Monegan III (born May 1951) is the former Police Chief of Anchorage, Alaska, and later Commissioner of Public Safety for the state of Alaska. His dismissal in July 2008 by Alas...
Ramy Brooks
Ramy "Ray" Brooks (born December 24, 1968 in Fairbanks, Alaska) is an Alaska Native kennel owner and operator, motivational speaker, and dog musher who specializes in long-distance races. He is a two-...
Ramy Brooks - Wikipedia
Uyaquq
Uyaquq (also Uyaquk or Uyakoq; sometimes referred to in English as Helper Neck) (ca. 1860–1924) was a Yupik Moravian Helper and linguistic genius who went from being an illiterate adult to inven...
Todd Palin
Todd Mitchell Palin (born September 6, 1964) is an American oil field production operator, commercial fisherman and champion snowmobile racer, winning the Tesoro Iron Dog race four times. He is also t...
Todd Palin - Wikipedia
Oscar Kawagley
Angayuqaq Oscar Kawagley (born November 8, 1934, Bethel, Alaska; died April 27, 2011 in Fairbanks, Alaska), best known as Oscar Kawagley, was a Yup'ik anthropologist, teacher and actor from Alaska. He...
Callan Chythlook-Sifsof
Callan Chythlook-Sifsof (born February 14, 1989) is an American snowboarder who has competed in snowboard cross since 2005. In 2006 she was invited to her first Winter X Games competition. Her best Wo...
Lyman Hoffman
Lyman F. Hoffman is a Democratic member of the Alaska Senate, representing the S district since 1995, and from 1991 through 1992 previously. He was a member of the Alaska House of Representatives from...
International Council of 13 Indigenous Grandmothers
The International Council of 13 Indigenous Grandmothers is an international alliance of indigenous female elders that focuses on issues such as the environment, internationalism, and human rights. The...