Yukon Nuggets

  • In Kotzebue a reception and Eskimo blanket toss was hosted by Nana, 1984.

1984 Historical Photos

Kotzebue, Alaska

Kotzebue, Alaska is north of Nome and is located inside the Arctic Circle. 90 miles north is located the Red Dog Zinc Mine. It is a co-operative of Cominco Canada and Nana, an Eskimo owned corporation. The Cominco board along with Nana officials visited the site in August 1984.