Alaska's Digital Archives

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Alaska State Library-Historical Collections

Established in 1900, the Alaska Historical Collections (AS 14.56.080) in the Alaska State Library is a major repository for historical manuscripts, photographs, newspapers, maps, books, and other publications, along with significant personal collections.

 

The Alaska Historical Collections preserves the first copy of any state …

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University of Alaska Anchorage

Archives and Special Collections at the UAA/APU Consortium Library collects, preserves, and makes available for research records that document Alaska's past and present

University of Alaska Fairbanks

The University of Alaska Fairbanks's Alaska and Polar Regions Collections contain one of the world's largest collections of historic photographs, manuscripts, moving images, rare books, maps, oral histories, and printed materials pertaining to Alaska and the Polar regions. Spanning six centuries, the materials document a wide …

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Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center

The Anchorage Museum at the Rasmuson Center is a world-class museum which seeks to preserve, exhibit and interpret the art and history of Alaska and the circumpolar North.

Alaska State LAM Interactive Exhibits

Alaska State LAM Interactive Exhibits compiles information for use in a pilot project of Alaska State Museum electronic exhibits.

Items in this collection have been selected from among the holdings of the Alaska State Libraries, Archives and Museums.  Alaska's Indigenous Watercraft is the principal focus of this pilot exhibit.

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About the collections



 

Alaska's Digital Archives presents a wealth of historical photographs, albums, oral histories, moving images, maps, documents, physical objects, and other materials from libraries, museums and archives throughout our state.

 

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Alaska Native History & Cultures
The land now known as the state of Alaska has been continuously inhabited by Native peoples for thousands of years. We invite you to view images of the indigenous people of our state. GO »

 

 

Movement to Statehood
The United States acquired Alaska in 1867. The territory became the 49th state in 1959. These images document people, events and places in Alaska from the 1860s through the early years of statehood. GO »

 

Statewide Library Electronic Doorway: Information resources for, about, and by Alaskans

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