Raven the Creator

Raven the Creator (HM1DR5)

Location: Anchorage, AK 99504 Anchorage
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Country: United States of America
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N 61° 13.955', W 149° 43.023'

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Created by John Hoover in 1998

Raven is the Creator in many Alaska Native and American Indian legends. Elements from my different legends are incorporated into this sculpture including "Raven Stealing the Stars, Sun, and Moon." The human figures in the claws symbolize icons used by the Russian Orthodox faith and the face in the belly of the Raven is symbolic of Mother Earth. The face on the back of Raven's head is representative of many transformations Raven could perform.
HM NumberHM1DR5
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Date Added Friday, September 26th, 2014 at 11:05pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)6V E 354151 N 6791726
Decimal Degrees61.23258333, -149.71705000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 61° 13.955', W 149° 43.023'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds61° 13' 57.30" N, 149° 43' 1.38" W
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Area Code(s)907
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 8800 Heritage Center Dr, Anchorage AK 99504, US
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