Guide to the James Schmidt slides
Collection number: HMC-1221.
Creator: Schmidt, James.
Title: James Schmidt slides.
Volume of collection: 0.01 cubic feet.
Language of materials: Materials in this collection are in English.
Collection summary: Images of 1964 earthquake damage in Anchorage.
James Schmidt lived in Anchorage, Alaska and worked for the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). During the earthquake, Schmidt was in the control tower of the Anchorage airport.
Color slides taken of damage in the Anchorage area after the 1964 earthquake.
Arrangement: The collection is arranged in the order it arrived at Archives.
Digitized copies: Select images have been digitized and are available on Alaska’s Digital Archives.
Rights note: Archives holds copyright to materials in this collection.
Preferred citation: James Schmidt slides, Archives and Special Collections, Consortium Library, University of Alaska Anchorage.
Works used in preparation of inventory: Biographical information was provided by the donor, Jerry Schmidt.
Acquisition note: The collection was donated to Archives and a deed of gift signed by Jerry Schmidt, James Schmidt’s nephew.
Processing information: This collection was described by Veronica Denison in 2015.