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Chuck Woodward photographs

Guide to the Chuck Woodward photographs
An Alaska Historical Society collection

Collection number: HMC-1371-AHS.
Creator: Woodward, Charles (Chuck).
Title: Chuck Woodward photographs.
Dates: 1972-1980.
Volume of collection: 0.2 cubic feet and 118 mb.
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Collection summary: Photographs from a pilot who traveled to Alaska.

Biographical note:
Chuck Woodward was born in 1921 and lived in Coldwater, Michigan for his lifetime. He flew to Alaska several times in his own airplane.

Collection description:
The collection consists of photographic slides and scanned images. The images document Chuck Woodward’s travels in Alaska and in northern Canada. Alaska locations include Ft. Yukon, Deadhorse, Barrow, Kotzebue, McKinley Park, Bettles, Anaktuvuk Pass, Noatak, Kivalina, and Umiat. Canadian images include Dawson, Burwash Landing, and Old Crow, Yukon Territory and Tuktoyaktuk, Inuvik.

Arrangement: The photographs are grouped by year.

Digitized copies: Some contents of this collection are available in medium resolution jpgs only. The slides in this collection have been digitized in part. For information about obtaining digital copies of collection materials, please contact Archives and Special Collections.

Rights note: Copyright to collection materials is held by the Alaska Historical Society. The Archives can authorize use.

Preferred citation: Chuck Woodward photographs, 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 Kent Woodward, Chuck’s nephew.  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.

Container list:

Folder Description Dates
Digital—server Alaska, 30 image files. 1972 August
Digital—server Alaska, 30 image files. 1976 July
1 Alaska, 286 35 mm slides. 1977 July
Digital—server Alaska, 57 image files. 1977 July
2 Alaska, 91 35 mm slides. 1980 July
Digital—server Alaska, 16 image files. 1980 July



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