American dog musher, and the first woman to win the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race. Moved to Alaska just before her 17th birthday, saw a sprint race and fell in love with mushing.
(June 12, 1929 – December 2, 2006) nicknamed the "Shishmaref Cannonball", was an Inupiaq musher, known for his cheerful and straight-ahead demeanor. It is said that "no musher in Iditarod history has been more admired, more respected or better liked than Herbie Nayokpuk
“Charles Gause is an American Artist known for his Alaskan scenes and wildlife. One of the most striking characteristics of the art of Charles Gause is the strong narrative element, the sense it creates of a story which expands beyond the frame. Viewers think about what brought the figures in a scene, whether animal or human, to that spot and they reflect on what will happen next. The artwork of Charles Gause has been collected worldwide and his original paintings are sought after for permanent collections.”