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Rawn Stubby Fletcher album

Guide to the Rawn “Stubby” Fletcher album

Collection number: HMC-1428.
Creator: Fletcher, Rawn “Stubby.”
Title: Rawn “Stubby” Fletcher album.
Dates: 1934-1952.
Volume of collection: 0.01 cubic feet.
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Collection summary: Photographs related to Valdez and Fairbanks.

Biographical note:
Rawn Fletcher came to Alaska in the 1930s on an occasional basis, possibly to work in the commercial fishing industry. In the early 1940s he settled in Valdez with his family. Later they moved to Fairbanks. He worked for Alaska Freight Lines for a time.

Collection description:
The collection consists of a photograph album. The album includes a copied list of drivers for Alaska Freight Lines drivers from 1952. Most of the photographs date from the 1930s and 1940s. They include boating trips, mining in the Porcupine River and Coal Creek area, and photos in Valdez and Fairbanks. The album also includes some photographs of a trip to Arizona in 1941.

Arrangement: The collection was retained 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: Copyright to materials created by Rawn Fletcher has been transferred to the Archives.

Preferred citation: Rawn “Stubby” Fletcher album, Archives and Special Collections, Consortium Library, University of Alaska Anchorage.

Acquisition note: The album was given to the Archives in 2023 by Rawn Fletcher’s son, R. Steven Fletcher.

Processing information: This collection was described by Arlene Schmuland in 2023.

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