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Includes postcards from Cordova and Susitna (?) and a letter from Nome, Alaska dated July 22, 1900 to Kate McGovern; handwriting of letter and Susitna postcard are the same but author is unknown.
Alaska Highway construction possibly during World War II, including road building machinery construction workers and construction camps. The photographs are not identified; information supplied by staff is bracketed. Some of the photographs show Alaska Native families, moose and bear.
The collection includes 4 x 5 photos of the construction of the Alaska Highway (the ALCAN), the opening of the highway and dedication. Includes images of riverboats, rafts, railroads, military truck convoys, bridges, equipment, camp life, military personnel, businesses and views of Fairbanks, Dawson Creek, B.C., and Yukon Territory. The photographs are arranged in series: A: Road Construction, B: Opening and dedication, and C: Miscellaneous views. Photographs are individually numbered.
Alaska Inaugurations : Gubernatorial inaugural programs, invitations, and memorabilia, 1906-[ongoing]
The collection includes official programs and miscellaneous material regarding the inaugural of Alaska's Governor and Lieutenant Governor. Materials include invitations, programs, and lists of events. Items are arranged by date and name of Governor.
The eight Winter and Pond photographs show scenes from the Alaska Juneau Mine employees’ labor strike and subsequent riot, June 24, 1935. (The photographs may also be found in PCA 117, Nos. 146-155).
Records, 1897 - 1946.
Alaska Language Translations, Translations of Russian Works, Vocabulary Studies of Alaska Native Languages, With Related Correspondence, 1903-1937
This collection includes Richard H. Geoghegan's translation of published works on Aleut and Athapascan language from Russian and German into English. Mr. Geoghegan also collected vocabularies from various Alaska natives in the early 1900's as part of his own linguistic studies. These studies have been bound together with a brief guide giving page references.