Tlingit Language: Primary School


The forest in Southeast Alaska is a Sitka Spruce/Western Hemlock rainforest. Historically, Tlingit people had many uses for hemlock trees. The rough, red­dish brown bark is used for tanning hides and producing the black dye for Chilkat Robes.

Personal Names:
  • Nancy Douglas
  • Kitty Eddy
  • Shgen George
  • Kathy Nielson
  • Hans Chester
  • Rocky Eddy
  • Linda Belarde
  • Yarrow Vaara
  • David Katzeek
  • John Marks
  • Mary Foletti
  • Rose Natkong
  • Jessica Chester
  • Julie Folta
  • Toni Mallott
  • Annie Calkins