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Flamen Ball Photograph Collection, 1909: The YUCATAN in Alaska

 Collection
Identifier: PCA 24

Content Description

The YUKATAN [ship] in Alaska; voyage in Southeast and Southcentral Alaska, 1909.

Dates

  • 1909

Conditions Governing Access

The photographs may be viewed, however, the images may not be photocopied.

Biographical / Historical

In 1909, George W. Perkins, of Riverdale-on-Hudson, New York, partner to J.P. Morgan, hired the S.S. YUCATAN, flagship of the Alaska Steamship Company, to bring eighteen members of his family to Alaska to view Guggenheim holdings. They were joined by Alaska Governor Wilford B. Hoggatt and a professional photographer.

Extent

3 Volumes (3 albums: 169 photographs ) : b & w photographs ; 29 x 37 cm.

Language of Materials

English

Existence and Location of Copies

Photographs digitized and available for viewing via Alaska's Digital Archives: #97-99, 101-104, 109, 131

Digitized photographs not available via Alaska's Digital Archives: #14, 67, 70, 166
Title
Finding Aid for the Flamen Ball Photograph Collection, 1909
Subtitle
The YUCATAN in Alaska
Status
Completed
Author
Processed by: Staff. ArchivesSpace finding aid prepared by: Connie Hamann
Date
2019 January
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

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

Contact:
PO Box 110571
Juneau AK 99811-0571 US
907-465-2920
907-465-2925
907-465-2151 (Fax)