Preserving Eggs

Check out what Eyak Elder Rosie Lamkard shared about preserving seagull or duck eggs….

“Many years ago we didn’t know what it was to go to the store and buy a dozen eggs. We went out and got seagull eggs, duck eggs, and put them in [a] water glass, and before that, when my mother was a little girl, they would render seal oil and put all their wild game, eggs, whatever in there, since we didn’t have a refrigerator or freezer, and it would keep forever as long as air didn’t get to it.” – Rosie Lamkard, Cordova

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