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Jack Gargan photographs

Guide to the Jack Gargan photographs
undated, 1964, 1989

Collection number: HMC-1448.
Gargan, Jack.
Dawson, Tony.
Title: Jack Gargan photographs.
Dates: undated, 1964, 1989.
Volume of collection: 0.25 cubic feet.
Language of materials: Collection materials are entirely in English.
Collection summary: Photographs of Valdez, Seldovia, and other unidentified coastal cities, Anchorage after the 1964 earthquake, and the Exxon Valdez oil spill in Prince William Sound.

Biographical note:
Biographical information on the creator is not available at this time. The name for this collection was taken from the back of most of the photographs.

Collection description:
This collection contains one color aerial photograph of the 1989 Exxon Valdez oil spill and 14 black and white photographs of Valdez, Anchorage, Seldovia, and other unknown locations. There are several aerial photographs of harbors, ships, and docks. There is also a photograph of the damaged Hillside Apartments as well as an aerial shot of midtown Anchorage after the 1964 earthquake. Most photographs are mounted on a stiff backing.

Arrangement: This collection is in the original order in which it was found.

Digitized copies: This collection has not been digitized. For information about obtaining digital copies, please contact Archives and Special Collections.

Use restrictions: Due to copyright restrictions, the Archives and researchers may not reproduce items from the collection. If you believe you are the copyright holder, please contact the Archives.

Rights note: The Archives does not hold copyright to materials in this collection.

Preferred citation: Jack Gargan photographs, Archives and Special Collections, Consortium Library, University of Alaska Anchorage.

Acquisition note: This collection was found in the Archives in 2024.

Processing information: This collection was described by Becky Butler in 2024.

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