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10. Common Type Indian House
  • E.S. Tucker
  • 10. Common Type Indian House, circa 1900
  • Alaska
  • Where object was made: District of Alaska (present-day Alaska) United States
  • glass lantern slide
  • Object Height/Width: 8.3 x 10.1 cm
    Object Height/Width: 3 1/4 x 4 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7914
Description

Glass lantern slide of a wooden house situated in a clearing in a forest. The house is made from split logs and consists of a large structure with a smaller extension on one end. There is a wooden frame, possibly of a sled, propped against the side of the building.