Scope and Content

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Preliminary Guide to the Alaska Steamship Company Photograph Collection



PH Collection No.: 483
Creator: Alaska Steamship Company , creator
Title: Alaska Steamship Company photograph collection
Date Span: circa 1940s
Quantity: 13 photographic prints
30 stereo slides
Location: HC0483 (prints)
HN1546 (stereo slides)
Languages: Collection materials are in English.




Scope and Content

The collection consists of 13 mounted 16x20 black and white photographs depicting scenes in Alaska circa 1940 that were used by the Alaska Steamship Company as promotional materials. Also included are 30 color stereo slides to be used with "The Stereo Realist Viewer" (not included). These include scenes from the S.S. Aleutian and its trip through the Inside Passage to Alaska.

Restrictions on Access

The collection is open to the public.

Restrictions on Use

Restrictions may exist on reproduction, quotation, or publication. Contact Special Collections, University of Washington Libraries for details.

Processing Info

Minimally processed.


Inventory

 
 Date
Photographs
1Sitka, St. Michael's Cathedral, bellcirca 1940s
2Sitka, Greek Orthodox Churchcirca 1940s
3Sitka, St. Michael's Cathedral, interiorcirca 1940s
4Two boys with fishcirca 1940s
5Alaska scenic viewcirca 1940s
6Chilkoot barrackscirca 1940s
7Glaciercirca 1940s
8Hunting lodge, two huskies, man and woman in front of log cabincirca 1940s
9Totemscirca 1940s
10Sitka panoramacirca 1940s
11Cordova panoramacirca 1940s
12Skagway panoramacirca 1940s
13Valdez panoramacirca 1940s

 
 Date
Slides
30 color stereo views
Grenville Channel, S.S. Aleutian circa 1940s
Pier 42, Seattlecirca 1940s
Seymour Narrows, S.S. Aleutian circa 1940s
Wrangell Narrows, S.S. Aleutian circa 1940s
Passing Butedale on the Inside Passage, S.S. Aleutian circa 1940s
Boat deck, S.S. Aleutian circa 1940s
Sunset, Inside Passage at Johnstone Straitcirca 1940s
Bubble Room, Baranof Hotelcirca 1940s
Mendenhall Glacier near Juneaucirca 1940s
Night lunch, S.S. Aleutian circa 1940s
Pier 42, Seattlecirca 1940s
Corner of Club room, S.S. Aleutian circa 1940s
Sitka Main street and old Russian churchcirca 1940s
Graham Reach, Inside Passage, S.S. Aleutian circa 1940s
Alaskan sunset near Wrangellcirca 1940s
Corner of Observation Room, S.S. Aleutian circa 1940s
S.S. Alaska at Valdezcirca 1940s
Mt. Fairweather nearing Cape Spencer, S.S. Alaska circa 1940s
Chichagof Island, near Sitka circa 1940s
Valdez Harborcirca 1940s
Chugach Range leaving Valdez circa 1940s
"Sourdough Dinner," S.S. Denali circa 1940s
Petersburg on Alaska's Inside Passagecirca 1940s
Comfort on deck S.S. Aleutian circa 1940s
Anchorage Alaska's new metropoliscirca 1940s
Corner of Lounge, S.S. Aleutian circa 1940s
Brady Glacier near Cape Spencercirca 1940s
Sailing day, S.S. Aleutian circa 1940s

Subject Terms

Genre Headings:
Photographic prints.
Slides.
Last modified: August 14, 2008
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