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Unidentified photographer Alaska photographs

Guide to the Unidentified photographer Alaska photographs
An Alaska Historical Society collection

Collection number: HMC-1443-AHS.
Creator: unknown.
Title: Unidentified photographer Alaska photographs.
Date: 1937.
Volume of collection: 0.01 cubic feet and 410 MB.
Language of materials: Materials in the collection are in English.
Collection summary: Photographs taken on a trip to Alaska.

Biographical note:
Unknown at this time.

Collection description:
This collection consists of 16 black and white prints that appear to have been taken during a trip to Alaska in 1937. The photographs depict the S.S. Alaska; docks in Valdez; a Ketchikan street scene; Seattle as seen from the deck of a ship; farms in Palmer; villages and towns viewed from the water; and Matanuska Glacier. There are also 15 black and white negatives that correspond to some of the prints in the collection.

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

Digitized copies: The negatives in the collection have been digitized for preservation purposes but are not available online. For information about obtaining digital copies, please contact Archives and Special Collections.

Rights note: Archives and Special Collections does not own copyright to this collection.

Preferred citation: Unidentified photographer Alaska 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 2023. The Historical Society retains ownership of the collection and has placed it on deposit with Archives & Special Collections.

Processing information: This collection was described by Gwen Higgins in 2024.

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