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Old Historical Photos and Images of Utqiagvik (Barrow), Alaska
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History of Utqiagvik (Barrow), Alaska in photos

A small historical reference

Geography:

Date of foundation:

History: In an October 2016 referendum, city voters narrowly approved to change its name from Barrow to its traditional Iñupiaq name, Utqiaġvik and translates to "the place where snowy owls are hunted".

Population: 4 212

Sights:

Utqiagvik. Alaska Court System Building
Alaska Court System Building, Agvik and Kiogak Streets
Utqiagvik. Arctic Slope Regional Corporation Office Building
Arctic Slope Regional Corporation Office Building, Agvik and Kiogak Streets
Utqiagvik. Arctic Slope Regional Corporation Office Building
Arctic Slope Regional Corporation Office Building, Agvik and Kiogak Streets
Utqiagvik. Brower House, Building 3129, Browerville
Brower House, Building 3129, Browerville
Utqiagvik. Catholic Mission Our Lady of Lourdes, Mary's Igloo
Catholic Mission Our Lady of Lourdes, Mary's Igloo
Utqiagvik. Eskimo sports
Eskimo sports, between 1900 and 1930
Utqiagvik. Naval Arctic Research Laboratory
Naval Arctic Research Laboratory, Quonset Huts, Approximately 5 miles Northeast of Barrow
Utqiagvik. Sewing class of Eskimo government school
Sewing class of Eskimo government school, between 1900 and 1930
Utqiagvik. Point Barrow Refuge Station
Point Barrow Refuge Station, Building 3220, Browerville
Utqiagvik. Point Barrow Refuge Station
Point Barrow Refuge Station, Building 3220, Browerville
Utqiagvik. Point Barrow Refuge Station
Point Barrow Refuge Station, Building 3220, Browerville
Utqiagvik. Point Barrow Refuge Station
Point Barrow Refuge Station, Building 3220, Browerville
Utqiagvik. St Patrick's Roman Catholic Church, Cunningham Street
St Patrick's Roman Catholic Church, Cunningham Street
Utqiagvik. Stuaqpak, Agvik Street
Stuaqpak, Agvik Street
Utkeagvik Presbyterian Church, Momegana Street
Utkeagvik Presbyterian Church, Momegana Street
Utkeagvik Presbyterian Church, Momegana Street
Utkeagvik Presbyterian Church, Momegana Street

Photos posted on the website in accordance with Article 7, paragraph 1 of the Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic Works of 9 September 1886, the term of protection which is fifty years after the author's death.

After this period photos it becomes public domain. The participants of the Berne Convention are 167 States.



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