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Further questions of interest: 13 a What are the older obstetrical methods? 14 b. Are there any indications of women nursing animals, as, for instance, among the Aino? 15 c, Are there any indications of caries being more developed in the children of the mixed population than in the aborigines? 16d. What influence has eating of raw fish on the teeth? Do the women chew the leather to be used for clothing? 17e. Is there any steatopygia to substantiate the hypothesis of this being a food storing device? 18f. How do the mummies of Alaska compare with those of Western Central America? Are there any tombs similar to those found in Arizona? Is desiccation practiced on dead bodies, and in what way?(Virginia, Florida, Arizona, Mexico.) Are there indications of partial or complete cremation? Urns, stone-lined graves in temples? Below the dwellings? 19g. Are any of the figures found along the coast of Alaska made of clay? Are any of them images of the dead person? 20h. Are there any traces of Norsemen characterized by structures situated on islands, usually on the most exposed side, built of stones, contrary to the Eskimo turf houses; strong tent rings build of heavy stones in consecutive row; large oblong stone structures, generally 6x4m. and the walls 1m. high; meat catches of heavy stones, graves of heavy stones, rows of small stone pillars? 21i. Do the jewels compare with those of the Eskimos, are there clay beads or ornaments, some type of porcelain bead; how do the bone ornaments compare with Greenland Ornaments or with Jakuts? What animal hair is used for weaving? 22j. The most illuminating would probably be the old toys, showing the older methods of cooking, house building and other native activities. 23K Skeletal remains: Do the bones show traces of syphilis? 24L Skulls: Comparison with the types of the inhabitants of the southern-most tip of South America, Fire Land, and Chile, Guancho, Greenland Eskimo, and Aino. All, or most, would probably center in the zygomatic arch and sutures and the shape of the orbit. 25M Are there any signs of deformation? 26N. What is the torsion of the humerus? B.B.
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