Photographs of People in Kotzebue Alaska I

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Photos by Donna V. Bortfeld e-mail: horsepassage (at)
August, 2007

Councilman Matthew Tekker being sworn in 11-02-06

Cool twins 9-10-04

July 4, 2003

Beautiful baby contest #34

Beautiful baby contest #27

Miss Arctic Circle contestants

One-foot kicking Contest

Kids by the NANA building July 4, 2003

Photo by J. Ewing email: jerrye9(at)

Laura Frankson out walking

Waterskipping on Swan Lake is unlawful.

Messiah? No, someone's just stuck standing in 3' deep
and rather cold water on his snowmachine while "Waterskipping".

KVFD Rescue Zodiac stands by to help.


Dad arrives on an Airboat to pull the snowmachine back to shore

Cyrus and Viola Norton with a mammoth of a find
Cyrus and Viola Norton with a mammoth of a find!

Drinking Horn?  Yeah!
Drink from this!

The pictures were taken late Fall '01 and was found around that time.
The wooly mammoth tusk is 10'6" long, 22" around the thickest part, and weighs 175 lbs.

Thanks for the pics Cyrus! e-mail: white1snow1(at)

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