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Alaska natives and the land

Alaska natives and the land

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Published by AMU Press in Anchorage, Alaska .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indigenous peoples -- Alaska.,
  • Eskimos -- Alaska.,
  • Indians of North America -- Alaska.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementrevised by Anne Gaffney ; illustrated by Eileen Gustin ; edited by LUcille Frey.
    SeriesAMU Press book ; no. 29, AMU Press book ; no. 29
    ContributionsArnold, Robert D.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination28 p. :
    Number of Pages28
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16435514M

    The book tells the story of how Congress dealt with the natives to settle claims when Alaska became a state. Complex developments set in when Alaska, under terms of the Statehood Act of , began choosing land ''in the public interest.'' The author gives a . Windows features the untold story of the Alaska Native land claims forerunners whose fire in the belly birthed Native land claims. In their own words, they share the events that became the divide Windows to the Land, Volume I is the voice of Alaska’s first people from the Aleutians, through Southeast, around the coast, across the vast /5.

    Written for students at the secondary level, this textbook on Alaska Native land claims includes nine chapters, eight appendices, photographs, maps, graphs, bibliography, and an index. Chapters are titled as follows: (1) Earliest Times (Alaska's first settlers, eighteenth century territories, and other claimants); (2) American Indians and Their Lands (the dispossessed, Author: Robert D. Arnold. Get this from a library! Alaska Native land claims. [Robert D Arnold; Lydia L Hays; Alaska Native Foundation.] -- Textbook for upper secondary level pupils giving a history of Alaska and the Native land claims settlement.

    Books | eBooks | Cultural Standards & Guidelines | DVDs | Interactive CDs | Posters. ANKN is a resource for compiling and exchanging information related to Alaska Native knowledge systems and ways of knowing. We are pleased to create and distribute a variety of publications that assist Native people, government agencies, educators and the general public in gaining access to . 8 Donald Craig Mitchell, Sold American; the Story of Alaska Natives and Their Land, (Hanover, N.H., University Press of New England, ), Annual reports by the Governor of Alaska to the Secretary of the Interior between and typically decried the deplorable conditions and funding shortfalls in the Bureau of Education.


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However, the contents are cool -- a comprehensive look at all of Alaska: the land, the natural resources, and the native populations, with a particular emphasis on the demographics of natives' land use and speculation on what the future might hold.

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Federal Field Committee for Development Planning in Alaska.]. Sold American: The Story of Alaska Natives and Their Land, Alaska natives and the land book an enlightening book. Very forthrightly told from the vantage point of someone who understands and can unpack the legaleze and political gaming of the characters who were involved in the Russian era, as well as later in the territorial era, and the effort toward statehood/5.

CONCEPTS TO BE TAUGHT: Land claims of Eskimos, Indians, and Aleuts have historic foundations. Many people, both Native and non-Native, have devoted energy to helping achieve a land claims settlement.

All the Native groups of Alaska contributed to winning the settlement. As Michener navigates the origins of the land now known as Alaska and moves us to the 20th century, he creates a bold tale of the men and women that have left their marks on what is often considered a brutal frontier.

If I described Michener's Poland as a military history, Alaska is most certainly a social history/5. The book begins with an overview of Alaska Natives, moves to aspects of village life, to a chapter called Land and Ethnic Relations.

The chapter Land and Ethnic Relations discusses a regional analysis of Native identifications to indigenous territories.

Now in its third edition, Alaska Natives and American Laws is still the only work of its kind, canvassing federal law and its history as applied to the indigenous peoples of Alaska. Covering throughthe authors offer lucid explanations of the often-tangled history of policy and law as applied to Alaska's first peoples.

"Whatever the future holds, assuredly there will be change, brought about by passage of the Alaska Native Land Claims Act."-- Emil Notti, as President of the Alaska Native Foundation, in the Foreword to the edition of Alaska Native Land Claims.

Together these books address critical issues, correct historical inaccuracies, and authentically represent Alaskan Native cultures, communities, and peoples. They provide a strong set for teaching, and an introduction to the range of voices and issues related to Alaska Native cultures and communities today.

Book review: “The Tanana Chiefs” shows how the history of Alaska Native political struggles rests solidly on the foundation set by a meeting of Tanana River Athabascan tribal leaders with.

The Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act (ANCSA) was signed into law by President Richard Nixon on Decemconstituting at the time the largest land claims settlement in United States history. ANCSA was intended to resolve long-standing issues surrounding aboriginal land claims in Alaska.

Books shelved as alaska-native-and-nunavut: Ancient Land: Sacred Whale by Tom Lowenstein, The People of the Polar North: A Record by Knud Rasmussen, Eski. Pursuant to the Native land claims within Alaska, this compilation of background data and interpretive materials relevant to a fair resolution of the Alaska Native problem seeks to record data and information on the Native peoples; the land and resources of Alaska and their uses by the people in the past and present; land ownership; and future needs Author: Robert D.

Arnold. Alaska Native Foundation, - History - pages 0 Reviews Textbook for upper secondary level giving a history of Alaska and the native land claims settlement. Companion book, Windows to the Land, An Alaska Native Story, Volume One: Alaska Native Land Claims Trailblazers, is the voice of those whose fire in the belly led to today’s Tanana Chiefs Conference, the formation of the Alaska Federation of Natives, and to the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act (ANCSA).

Established inthe UAA/APU Books of the Year program offers university and community members a chance to use shared texts to engage in conversations around critical themes. The question of how to build community resilience is a hot topic now in communities around the world, including Anchorage.

Donald Craig Mitchell is a former vice president and general counsel of the Alaska Federation of Natives, organized by Alaska Natives in to fight for their historic land claims settlement. In private practice sincehe has been intimately involved, both before Congress and in the courts, in the development and implementation of federal Native policy.

The book Sold American: The Story of Alaska Natives and Their LandDonald Craig Mitchell is published by University of Alaska Press.Alaska Natives and Native Hawaiians suffered many of the same abuses as Native Americans, including loss of land and forced assimilation.

Following the discovery of oil in Alaska, however, the state, in an effort to gain undisputed title to oil rich land, settled the issue of Alaska Natives’ land claims with the passage of the Alaska Native.Revisiting the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act (ANCSA).

Land claims at the grass roots: letters and village newsletters from Willie Hensley's private collection ANCSA Curricula - Teaching about the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act. Alaska Native Land Claims - book edited by Robert D.

Arnold with various Alaskans.