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Alaska Photograph Album, ca. 1890s-1900s.
Wyles Mss 161
Collection Overview

Title:

Alaska Photograph Album, ca. 1890s-1900s

Creator/Contributor:

Online Archive of California

Abstract:

The collection contains 63 black and white photographs from a disbound album, most of which are snapshots with no captions and many are of the coast of Alaska, including images of settlements such as Sitka, St. Michael Cathedral (a Russian Orthodox church in Sitka), other churches, a school for Indian children, Indian women selling crafts, cabins, the fishing industry, harbors, boats, totem poles, railroad lines, men, women, and children on outings, Davidson and other glaciers, and scenic views of rivers, waterfalls, mountains, and forests. Also included is an image of the Mount Shasta [California?] Mineral Spring Company.

Date:

1890 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ak
St. Michael the Archangel Cathedral (Sitka, Alaska)
Sitka (Alaska) -- Pictorial works

Note:

Use of the collection is unrestricted.
Purchase, 2009.
Use governed by the UCSB Special Collections policy.
Finding aid available in the Department of Special Collections and on the Internet.
Cite as: [Identification of item], Alaska Photograph Album, Wyles Mss 161. Department of Special Collections, Davidson Library, University of California, Santa Barbara.

Type:

Photographs.
Black-and-white photographs.

Physical Description:

.2 linear feet

Language:

English

Identifier:

http://www.oac.cdlib.org/findaid/ark:/13030/kt4199q8zv/
Wyles Mss 161

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

Use of the collection is unrestricted.
Use governed by the UCSB Special Collections policy.

Related Item:

http://www.oac.cdlib.org/findaid/ark:/13030/kt4199q8zv/