Wednesday, the Association of Tribal Archives, Libraries, and Museum recognized the Alutiiq Museum with its 2016 Museum Institutional Excellence award. Established in 2007, this annual award recognizes an indigenous museum or museum service that demonstrates a significant commitment to the care, preservation, interpretation, and presentation of material cultural heritage. The Alutiiq Museum was honored for, […]
Koniag, Inc. has received a $49,672.78 grant from the Institute for Museum and Library Services to support collections care at the Alutiiq Museum. The grant will fund â€œCuumi Kalâ€™uni â€“ Before, in Karlukâ€ a project designed to improve the care and interpretation of more than 10,000 artifacts from the Old Karluk site.