On the Spring Ice

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On the Spring Ice
Part of the Series: Alaskan Eskimo Series

45 mins

Walrus as well as whales are hunted by the Eskimos of Gambell on St. Lawrence Island. As the film opens, an old man tells of the dangers of moving ice, how people used to drift on such ice and never return. A cluster of men...

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Leonard Kamerling, Sarah Elder
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