Guide to the Edward M. Biddle photograph album

Guide to the Edward M. Biddle photograph album
1913

 

Collection number: HMC-0901.
Creator: Biddle, Edward M.
Title: Edward M. Biddle photograph album.
Date: 1913.
Volume of collection: 0.4 cubic feet.
Language of materials: Materials in this collection are in English.
Collection summary: Album of tourist from Pennsylvania who visited Glacier National Park and Southeast Alaska.

 

Biographical note:

Unavailable at this time.

 

Collection description:

The collection consists of the 1913 tourist photograph album of Edward M. Biddle. The album cover is embossed in gold lettering with the name Edward M. Biddle, and the title, “Glacier Park – Alaska, 1913.” Biddle traveled to Glacier National Park, as well as cities and town in Southeast Alaska. Subjects of the photographs taken at Glacier National Park include: Glacier Park Lodge, cabins, teepees, pack horses, campers, camp sites, native peoples, glaciers, waterfalls, lakes, rivers and mountains. Subjects of the photographs taken in Southeast Alaska include: Ketchikan, Sitka, and Skagway streets, ports, buildings and scenery; the Inside Passage; the White Pass and Yukon Route Railway; White Pass; and native peoples, totem poles, glaciers, and rivers.

 

Arrangement: The collection is arranged in original order.

 

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

 

Rights note: Archives does not hold rights to materials in this collection.

 

Preferred citation: Edward M. Biddle photograph album, Archives and Special Collections, Consortium Library, University of Alaska Anchorage.

 

Acquisition note: The collection was purchased via Internet auction in 2006.

 

Processing information: This collection was described by Jeffrey Sinnott in 2006. The guide to the collection was converted to current standard by Veronica Denison in 2015.

 

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