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LOOKING BOTH WAYS: Heritage and Identity of the Alutiiq People of Southern Alaska

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Alutiiq Bible: Gospel of St. Matthew.

LOCATION: St. Petersburg, Russia, Synod Press, 1848

REFERENCE: Diocese of Alaska Archive, St. Herman's Theological Seminary, Kodiak Alutiiq Museum (AM414:1)

DIMENSIONS: 23 cm high.

DESCRIPTION:
In the 19th century, many Alutiiq people learned to write and read their language using the Russian alphabet. This book is part of the Bible, the Gospel of Saint Matthew. It is printed in columns of Alutiiq (left) and Slavonic (Russian) (right).


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