Guide to the Southeast Alaska tourist photograph album

Guide to the Southeast Alaska tourist photograph album
circa 1935

Collection number: HMC-0635.
Creator: unknown.
Title: Southeast Alaska tourist photograph album.
Date: circa 1935.
Volume of collection: 0.01 cubic feet.
Language of materials: Materials in the collection are in English.
Collection summary: Photograph album of a tourist who traveled to Southeast Alaska, British Columbia, and Oregon.

Biographical note:
Not available at this time.

Collection description:
This collection consists of an album of photographs collected by a tourist on a visit to Southeast Alaska and Oregon, circa 1935. The collection consists of 83 black and white prints pasted onto original album pages. The photographs are primarily from commercially produced sets. The images include many scenic shots, as well as villages, towns, wildlife, Natives, totems, ships, and aerial views. Places pictured include: Juneau, Skagway, Wrangell, Sitka, Haines, Ketchikan, Chilkoot Pass, White Pass, and Taku Glacier in Alaska; White Horse, Prince Rupert, and Lake Bennett in Canada; and Wizard Island and Crater Lake in Oregon.

Arrangement: The collection is arranged in original order.

Alternative formats: A xerographic copy of the album, and 26 conservation negatives of selected prints are included in the collection.

Digitized copies: This collection has not been digitized. For information about obtaining digital copies, please contact Archives and Special Collections.

Rights note: Archives and Special Collections does not own copyright to the collection.

Preferred citation: Southeast Alaska tourist photograph album, Archives and Special Collections, Consortium Library, University of Alaska Anchorage.

Acquisition note: The collection was purchased on eBay by the Archives in 1999.

Processing information: This collection was described by Kathleen Hertel-Baker in 1999. The guide to the collection was converted to current standard by Gwen Sieja in 2016.

Item list:
Note: Item numbers reflect the album page on which each item is located and order of items on the page.

Item Description
1a “The Moccasin Makers”; Group of women selling moccasins
1b “Indian Traders”; Women paddling in canoe
1c “Mendenhall Glacier – Juneau, Alaska, Aug. 1935”; Four female tourists on glacial till
1d “Six Little Alaskan Natives”; Three girls with three puppies
1e “Alaskan Belles”; Three girls in fur parkas
2a “Taku Inlet, Alaska”
2b “Taku Glacier”
2c “Mendenhall Glacier”
2d Group of tourists looking at totems
2e “Soapy Smith’s Skull”; Skagway Harbor
2f “Prince Rupert, B.C.”; taken from hill above town
3a-b “Wrangell Narrows”
3c “Wrangell, Alaska”; from above
3d “Mt. Harding, Skagway, Alaska”; view from harbor
3e “Skagway, Alaska”; harbor view
3f “Juneau, Alaska”; view from Douglas, across Gastineau Channel
4a “Denver Glacier from the Air”
4b “Air view near Skagway, Alaska”; Dedman Post Card
4c “Airplane View Near Skagway, Alaska”; Dedman Post Card
5a “Airview, Alaska”; mountains and clouds
5b “Skagway and Lynn Canal – Alaska”
5c “Mt. McKinley”
5d “Airview”; mountains and clouds
5e “Ribbon Glacier”; aerial view
5f “Auk Lake Near Juneau, Alaska”
6a “Wrangell, Alaska”; no. A196
6b “Taku Glacier, Alaska”; boat in foreground
6c “Flying over Alaska”; Ford Trimotor from air
6e “Petersburg and Wrangell Narrows – Alaska”; photo by Winter & Pond Co., Juneau
6f “Dyea Inlet and Long Bay from Air”
7a “S.S. Prince Robert”
7b “Ketchikan, Alaska”
7c “Mining at Juneau, Alaska”; Treadwell Mine from channel
7d “White Pass Train near Summit, Alaska”
7e “White Pass Plane – Skagway, Alaska”; Ford Trimotor
7f “Douglas, Alaska”
8a “Chilkoot Barracks and Haines, Alaska”
8b “Mt. Edgecombe, Alaska”
8c “Capital City of Juneau, Alaska”
8d “Air View”; mountains
8e “The Chilkoot Pass”; aerial view
8f “Historic City of Sitka, Alaska”
9a “Lake Bennett from the Air”
9b “Packers ascending Chilkoot Pass – Alaska – 1878”
9c “Passenger Liner at Taku Glacier, Alaska”
9d “Glaciers on Chilkoot Pass”
9e “Skagway, Alaska”; view towards harbor
9f “Lover’s Lane, Sitka, Alaska”; totems along path
10a Boundary between Alaska and Canada
10b “Soapy Smith’s Skull”; Skagway, Alaska
10c “Inscription on Old Church at Lake Bennett”
10d “The Log Church at White Horse, Yukon Territory”
11a “Caribou Swimming Across the Yukon”
11b “An Iceberg from Taku Glacier”
11c “Auk Lake – Juneau, Alaska”
11d “Monument to Dead Horses at Inspiration Point, White Pass, Alaska”
11e “Church at Metlakatla, Built by Wm. Dugan”
11f Monument to Pack Animals on White Pass and Yukon Railway
12a “Replica of Russian Church at Sitka, Alaska”; Ordway photograph, No. 35, 35437
12b Old totem pole
12c “The Midnight Sun – Alaska”
12d “The Block House, Sitka, Alaska”; Ordway Photograph, No. 34, 35992
13a “Wizard Island”; Kiser Photograph
13b “Sunset from Kerr Notch”; Kiser Photograph
13c “East from the Kiser Rim Trail”; Kiser Photograph
14a “Dutton Cliff and the Phantom Ship”; Kiser Photograph
14b “Phantom Ship and Wizard Island”; Kiser Photograph
14c “Skell Head and Mt. Thielsen”; Kiser Photograph
15a “Wizard Island”; Kiser Photograph
15b “Sunset from Wizard Island”; Kiser Photograph
15c “East from Rim Drive near Watchman”; Kiser Photograph
16a “Rogue River Falls, Medford – Crater Lake Road”; Kiser Photograph
16b “Wizard Island and Llao Rock”; Kiser Photograph
16c “Lady of the Woods”; Kiser Photograph
17a “Rim Road and Union Peak”; Kiser Photograph
17b “The Phantom Ship”; Kiser Photograph
17c “Garfield Peak and East”; Kiser Photograph
18a Crater Lake from wooded shore
18b “Crater Lake from the Air”; Kiser Photograph
18c “Grand Arch, West Rim”; Kiser Photograph
18d Unidentified scenic view down mountain ridge

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