Totem Bight Community House, Mud Bight Village, North Tongass Highway, Ketchikan, Ketchikan Gateway Borough, AK
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North Tongass Highway, Ketchikan vicinity, AK
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Documentation compiled after 1933.
Survey number HABS AK-3
Building/structure dates: 1800 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1938 subsequent work
Significance: This is one of three early aboriginal community houses built in the early 19th century by the Tlingit Indians and other area tribes. It was an innovative and historic attempt to define the value of Alaskan aboriginal culture.
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1. WEST SIDE AND FRONT 4x5' neg.
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