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English sport fishing party photographs

Guide to the English sport fishing party photographs

Collection number: HMC-0698.
Creator: unknown.
Title: English sport fishing party photographs.
Date: 1912.
Volume of collection: 0.01 cubic feet.
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Collection summary: Photographs of a sport fishing party in Southeast Alaska.

Biographical note:
The three sportsmen in the photographs were on a fishing trip aboard the boat Pacific in Southeast Alaska in 1912.

Collection description:
The collection consists of the photographs of an English sportsman. The collection contains ten original black and white prints, two envelopes in which the photographs were kept, and 10 preservation copy negatives of the prints. The photographs depict the group of sportsmen on a fishing trip in Southeast Alaska in 1912. Specific subjects of the photographs include: the men posing with their salmon and halibut catches; a halibut, salmon, and crab hanging from a rope in front of the cabin of their boat; a man standing in the rapids of a stream holding his fishing rod and string of fish; their boat, the Pacific, in icy waters; two of the men crossing a small ice field on a rocky hillside; and two of the men standing in a forest clearing.

Arrangement: The collection is arranged by photograph size and type.

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 material in this collection.

Preferred citation: English sport fishing party photographs, Archives and Special Collections, Consortium Library, University of Alaska Anchorage.

Acquisition note: This collection was purchased from eBay in 2004.

Processing information: This collection was arranged and described by Jeffrey Sinnott in 2004. The collection was converted to current standard by Veronica Denison in 2014.

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