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Chief Marie Smith Jones Prays for the Eyaks

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Published on Jan 23, 2008

On Monday, January 21, 2008, Chief Marie Smith Jones, the last native speaker of Alaska's Eyak language died. In this excerpt from the 1995 Documentary, More Than Words, Chief Marie prays that her people can recover their culture.
This took place in Cordova, Alaska - a small fishing community along Prince William Sound.

To learn more about the Eyaks, please visit
http://eyaklanguageproject.googlepage...

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