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Views of a Voyage to Alaska, 1912

Identifier: PCA 425-10

Scope and Contents

Images of Alaska towns, some are picture postcards : Ketchikan, Metlakatla, Fort Gibbon, Tanana, Fairbanks, Juneau, Skagway, Sitka, and Wrangell Narrows. Featured are Native Alaskan totem poles (Sitka) and Yost’s Roadhouse at the Summit of Delta River, six views of Navy vessels, the Pulpit Rocks and a Metlakatla church. The images are undated with the exception of two; they are dated 1908 and 1912. The photographer/collector is unknown.


  • circa 1908-1912

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is unrestricted.

Conditions Governing Use

Requests for permission to publish material from the collection must be discussed with the Librarian. Photocopying does not constitute permission to publish.


33 Photographic Prints (1 Folder: 33 black and white images, some postcards )

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Donated by Helen Tidmarsh to the Alaska State Library Historical Collections and accessioned on September 22, 1993. Accession number 1993-28.

Processing Information

This collection has been described at the item level. Original order has been maintained. Photographs have been placed in mylar sleeves, numbered and inventoried. All items have been placed into a pH-neutral folder.

Finding aid for the Views of a Voyage to Alaska, 1912 Collection
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Processed by: Ken Nail, Jr. ; Revised by: Alea Oien, 3/2009 ; Revised by: Anastasia Tarmann, 2010 ; ArchivesSpace Finding Aid by: Connie Hamann
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Repository Details

Part of the Alaska State Library - Historical Collections Finding Aids Repository

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