Title:Construction photographs of the Alcan Highway, Alaska and Yukon Territory
Creator/Contributor:Tolen, Harry S., creator
Creator/Contributor:United States, Public Roads Administration.
Creator/Contributor:Utah Construction Company
Contains photo-report showing construction progress of the Alcan (Alaska) Highway, from Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, north.
Views of Alaskan and Yukon Territory scenery, especially along the White River and Whitehorse area; vegetation; the Utah Construction
Company camps and workers; road building equipment; and other related views are included.
Subject:n-us-ak -- n-cn-yk
Roads -- Design and construction -- Alaska -- Photographs
Roads -- Design and construction -- Equipment and supplies -- Photographs
Roads -- Design and construction -- Yukon Territory -- Photographs
Alaska Highway -- Pictorial works
Alaska -- Pictorial works
Yukon Territory -- Pictorial works
Title supplied by cataloger.
Photographed by Gail Pinkstaff; most photos captioned on verso.
On album cover: Canada-Alaska Highway photographs. U.S. Federal Works Agency, Public Roads Administration, Whitehorse, Yukon
Contains two maps showing territory between the Donjek and White Rivers, Yukon Territory.
Harry S. Tolen, compiler of this album, was a Chief Engineer in charge of building the Northwest 500 miles of the Alcan Highway
from Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, north.
Includes photo-report entitled: Report of the materials encountered during the field reconnaissance of the Alaska-Canada Highway
from Edith Creek crossing to White River on the south side of the valley, by Robert E. Simpson, assistant highway engineer.
1 album (218 photographic prints) : b&w ; 30 x 24 cm. + 4 typescript leaves, accompanying map and photographic prints.
BANC PIC 1997.010--fALB
BANC PIC 1997.010--ALB