Bruno Kroon papers

Guide to the Bruno Kroon papers
circa 1919

Collection number: HMC-1307.
Creator: Kroon, Bruno.
Title: Bruno Kroon papers.
Dates: circa 1919.
Volume of collection: 0.01 cubic feet.
Language of materials: Materials in this collection are in Dutch and English.
Collection summary: Photographs of a man who worked in canneries in False Pass and Mozhovoi Bay.

Biographical note:
Bruno Kroon emigrated from the Netherlands to Oregon in 1910. In 1919, he worked in Alaska, probably at canneries in False Pass and Mozhovoi Bay.

Collection description:
The collection contains the photographs of Bruno Kroon, as well as two postcards sent to family in the Netherlands. Subjects of the photographs include Kroon as well as canneries, people, and buildings in Mozhovoi Bay and King’s Cove. The photographs are captioned in Dutch, but have English translations.

Arrangement: The collection is arranged in the order in which it 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: Archives and Special Collections has copyright to materials created by Bruno Kroon. The collection contains items not created by Kroon, which may be subject to copyright restrictions.

Preferred citation: Bruno Kroon papers, Archives and Special Collections, Consortium Library, University of Alaska Anchorage.

Works used in preparation of inventory: The biographical note was provided by the donor, Anja Kroon.

Acquisition note: The collection was donated to Archives and Special Collections by Anja Kroon, Bruno Kroon’s great-niece.

Processing information: This collection was described by Veronica Denison in 2018.

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