Guide to the Philip and Marta Theriault Alaska tourist scrapbook
Collection number: HMC-0675.
Title: Philip and Marta Theriault tourist scrapbook.
Volume of collection: 0.01 cubic feet.
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Collection summary: Scrapbook of a couple who took a cruise to Alaska.
Philip and Marta Theriault took a cruise to Alaska on the S.S. Universe of World Explorer Cruises, from July 29 to August 12, 1984. The cruise began and ended in Vancouver, British Columbia. They visited Sitka, Glacier Bay, Skagway, Columbia Glacier, Valdez, Whittier, Anchorage, Juneau, Wrangell and Ketchikan.
The collection consists of the Alaska cruise scrapbook of Philip and Marta Theriault from 1984. The collection contains: a xerographic copy of the original ten page scrapbook; a Universe Club Member certificate for the Theriaults from World Explorer Cruises; passenger tickets for the couple; the itinerary of the cruise; scrapbook captions; and whole or cut portions of 27 different Alaskan color photo post cards. Subjects of the photo post cards include: the S.S. Universe, Sitka, Skagway, Anchorage, Juneau, Ketchikan, Wrangell, Valdez, Worthington Glacier, Columbia Glacier, Glacier Bay, Bridal Veil Falls, Horsetail Falls, Mendenhall Glacier, and Portage Glacier.
Arrangement: Scrapbook materials are arranged by size.
Alternative formats: The scrapbook was dismantled and a xerographic copy made to indicate original order.
Digitized copies: This collection has not been digitized. For information about obtaining digital copies, please contact Archives and Special Collections.
Rights note: The Archives does not hold copyright to the collection.
Preferred citation: Philip and Marta Theriault tourist scrapbook, Archives and Special Collections, Consortium Library, University of Alaska Anchorage.
Acquisition note: The collection was purchased by the Archives on eBay in 2004.
Processing information: The scrapbook was dismantled, items rearranged by size, and the collection was described by Jeffrey Sinnott in 2004. The guide to the collection was converted to current standard by Gwen Sieja in 2015.