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Catherine and George Hanna photographs

Guide to the Catherine and George Hanna photographs
An Alaska Historical Society collection

Collection number: HMC-1304-AHS.
Hanna, Catherine.
Hanna, George.
Title: Catherine and George Hanna photographs.
Dates: undated.
Volume of collection: 0.01 cubic feet.
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Collection summary: Photographs from a couple who traveled to and around Alaska.

Biographical note:
Catherine and George Hanna, residents of New Jersey, traveled on a cruise aboard the M/S Renaissance to Alaska to celebrate their 50th anniversary.

Collection description:
The collection consists of photographs of the Hanna’s trip to Alaska in the 1980s. Photographs include images of the Hannas aboard the ship and traveling through various locations in Alaska. Identified locations include Mt. McKinley National Park, Kotzebue, Delta Junction, and North Pole. Subjects of the photographs include glaciers, shipboard scenes, cities, construction equipment, and bridges. The collection also includes a pamphlet about the M/S Renaissance.

Arrangement: The photographs are in the order in which they arrived at the Archives.

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

Rights note: Rights to collection materials created by the Hannas has been transferred to the Alaska Historical Society.

Preferred citation: Catherine and George Hanna photographs, Alaska Historical Society collections, Archives and Special Collections, Consortium Library, University of Alaska Anchorage.

Related materials: Other Alaska tourist collections can be found in the Archives guide to collections relating to Tourism in Alaska.

Acquisition note: This collection was donated to the Alaska Historical Society in 2018 by Ruth V. Kraybill, George Hanna’s stepdaughter.  The Historical Society retains ownership of the collection and placed it on deposit in Archives and Special Collections in 2018.

Processing information: This collection was described by Arlene Schmuland in 2022.

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