Igloo Ice House (Igluvijaq)

Traditional Central Arctic (Canada) and Thule (Greenland) Cultures, now also used by the Inuit Culture, tradtional winter snow house, still in use; located in Canada and Greenland; in use from most ancient times to present.

Elevation is sea level.

Materials: cut blocks of snow.

Data for this model from:
1. Nabokov, Peter and Easton, Robert, 1989, NATIVE AMERICAN ARCHITECTURE, Oxford University Press, New York and Oxford.
2. National Film Board of Canada:
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