Point Hope, Alaska

Point Hope


Point Hope, Alaska, today.

For information on the famous archeological site at Point Hope, see Helge Larson and Froelich Rainey's report: Ipiutak and the Arctic Whaling Culture, (Anthropological Papers of the American Museum of Natural History, vol. 42, 1948).For an ethnohistorical account, see: Ernest S. Burch, Jr., The Traditional Eskimo Hunters of Point Hope, Alaska: 1800-1875, Published by North Slope Borough (1981).