Day 5: Tripping on the Alaska Marine Ferry to the Aleutian Islands

Akutan and Dutch Harbor

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Aleuts sea otter hunting in drawing by H.W. Elliott, courtesy NOAA.
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Alexander Panteleev, an Orthodox priest who documented the living conditions of the Unangax, visited Akutan around 1910. Photo courtesy: Alaska State Digital Archive.
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Early morning in Akutan, Alaska, in the Aleutian Islands.
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A volcano near Akutan.

Dutch Harbor

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Entering Dutch Harbor.
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A memorial to six fishermen lost at sea.
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We stood around in the chilly night for nearly two hours before getting the ‘all clear.’
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