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In 18th century, Russian furriers established settlements on the islands and exploited the people.
There was a recorded revolt against Russian workers in Amchitka in 1784.
Equally important is acknowledging the existence of Native women as the backbone of our families and tribal communities.
Our grandmothers, mothers, sisters, and daughters play a major role in maintaining our culture and protecting our families.
Aleut society was ranked, with hereditary classes of high nobles, commoners, and slaves.
The leaders were recruited from the high nobles or the chiefly elite.
With both our written information and our stunning photos, Alaskan Nature hopes to inspire people in appreciating and understand the true beauty of Alaska Nature.The Aleut are expert boat builders and sailors and are well known for their kayaks. The Aleut language, Unangax, also derives from the Esk-Aleut family.Aleut settlements were, as a rule, located on bays where there was a good gravel beach for landing skin-covered watercraft.It started from the exhaustion of necessities that the Russians provided to local people in return for furs they had made.In 1811, in order to obtain more of the now commercially valuable otter pelts, a party of Aleut hunters traveled to the coastal island of San Nicolas, near the Alta California-Baja California border.