Guide to the Miller family postcards
>An Alaska Historical Society collection
Collection number: HMC-1364-AHS.
Title: Miller family postcards.
Dates: 1963, 1970.
Volume of collection: 0.01 cubic feet.
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Collection summary: Postcards sent by Alaskan tourists to family.
Lucy and Randolph Miller traveled to Alaska in 1963. After Lucy died in 1968, Randolph married Marian and traveled with her to Alaska in 1970.
The collection consists of five photographic postcards with letters to family on the back. The photographs on the postcards include the Riverboat Discovery, a boy and dog, Matanuska Glacier, Tracy Arm, and Juneau. The notes include information about their travels. Transcriptions of the notes in the postcards are included.
Arrangement: The postcards are in chronological order.
Digitized copies: This collection has not been digitized. For information about obtaining digital copies, please contact Archives and Special Collections.
Rights note: The Alaska Historical Society holds copyright to the correspondence on the postcards, but not to the postcards themselves. Please contact the Archives with any questions about re-use.
Preferred citation: Miller family postcards, Alaska Historical Society collections, Archives and Special Collections, Consortium Library, University of Alaska Anchorage.
Acquisition note: This collection was donated to the Alaska Historical Society in 2021 by Mary Miller Chapman. The Historical Society retains ownership of the collection and placed it on deposit in Archives and Special Collections in 2021.
Processing information: This collection was described by Arlene Schmuland in 2021.