Old and New

One of our goals for the CLIP is to re-photograph the original plates from all of the publications, and a selection of artifacts. This is Plate 1 from Beach Ridge Archaeology of Cape Krusenstern, showing a selection of the Kotzebue Period artifacts from House 31.   


Welcome! Sagviksuk is an Inupiat word that means, “to come into view.” Our goal at the Circumpolar Laboratory Inventory Project (CLIP) is to bring the collections from Cape Krusenstern, Onion Portage, the Noatak and Kobuk Rivers into view for researchers, Alaska Native people, and the public. Through a Cooperative Agreement between the National Park Service…