University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Athropology


Author: Robert Ackerman

Siberians of the New World

Photo of woman working with walrus skin.
An archaeologist spends the summer on St. Lawrence Island.

By: Robert Ackerman

Far to the north in the region of the Bering Straits, Russian and American archaeologists working independently of each other are trying to reconstruct the culture history of the most northerly hunters of the world, the Eskimo. Recent information from the excavations in the East Cape region of Siberia and the coast to the south […]