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    • Bethel area.

    • Bethel area.

    • Title from caption.

      Note on slide reads "Bethel Area." Similar to UAF-1997-108-386 which identifies one of the buildings, possibly the white building with the cupola-like feature at the top, as the mission, and the date of image as 1950.

    • UAF-1997-108-387
    • Bring in nurse.

    • Bring in nurse.

    • Title from finding aid.

      Writing on the slide says, "Capt. - m/v(?) Health McGee Hooper Bay July 1949." Three motorboats can be seen in this photo, one of which is occupied by two men and a woman. One man has brown hair and is wearing a...

    • UAF-1997-108-436
    • Scammon Bay from M/V Health.

    • Scammon Bay from M/V Health.

    • Title from slide.

      "July 1949" was also written on the slide. The M/V most likely stood for motor vessel, which would explain why this photo is looking at the village of Scammon Bay from the Kun River. A group of white and gray buildings...

    • UAF-1997-108-474
    • White Mountain, Alaska.

    • White Mountain, Alaska.

    • Title from slide.

      The village of White Mountain is named after the mountain to the north of it, which is seen behind the village in this photo. At the bottom of the photo are many homes and buildings of various sizes; most are gray or...

    • UAF-1997-108-512
    • Aleutians.

    • Aleutians.

    • Title from slide.

      The photographer was standing on the deck of a boat to take this picture of mountain peaks across the water. Houses and buildings can be seen all along the shoreline, and there is snow on the mountains, especially those...

    • UAF-1997-108-535
    • Aleutians.

    • Aleutians.

    • Title from slide.

      A view of the Aleutian Range from the water. There's snow on the peaks, and clouds above in a blue sky. There are no houses or buildings along this shoreline, nor any other visible man made object. The date is assumed to...

    • UAF-1997-108-536
    • Aleutians.

    • Aleutians.

    • Title from slide.

      Mountains rise above the hills in the foreground and disappear in low-lying clouds. They have patches of snow, but are not completely covered. The water between the ship and the land is gray. The date is assumed to be...

    • UAF-1997-108-537
    • Kodiak.

    • Kodiak.

    • Title from slide.

      This is a view from above the city of Kodiak and the Woody Island Channel. A tip of Near Island can be seen to the left of this photo, in the channel. Many buildings and homes can be seen between the shore and the...

    • UAF-1997-108-538
    • Old Harbor, Kodiak Island.

    • Old Harbor, Kodiak Island.

    • Title from slide.

      Salmon are hanging on drying racks in Old Harbor, Alaska. You can see the Sitkalidak Strait in the background. Mountains can be seen across the water, and the sky is overcast. The date is assumed to be 1949, since this...

    • UAF-1997-108-539
    • Old Harbor, Kodiak Island.

    • Old Harbor, Kodiak Island.

    • Title from slide.

      Salmon are hanging on drying racks in Old Harbor, Alaska, under an overcast sky. A red boat is in the Sitkalidak Strait, and mountains can be seen across the water. There are more than a dozen barrels on the shore, some...

    • UAF-1997-108-540
    • Sinking pickup truck.

    • Sinking pickup truck.

    • Title from indexer.

      Slide reads, "Ft. Yukon, 1950." A man in a red and black buffalo plaid shirt, dark pants, boots, and hat stands on ice near a Ford Model T pickup truck that has sunk up to its wheel hubs in slushy ice. A yellow and red...

    • UAF-1997-108-545
    • Ft. Yukon 1950.

    • Ft. Yukon 1950.

    • Title from slide.

      A section of Fort Yukon is seen from above, with part of the Yukon River in the lower left corner, and part of Hospital Lake in the upper right corner. There is ice covering much of the Yukon River, and parts of the...

    • UAF-1997-108-546
    • Chief's home, lower Kalskag.

    • Chief's home, lower Kalskag.

    • Title from slide.

      Finding aid says, "Kalskag, lower village." Two log cabins sit on the banks of the frozen Kuskokwim River; they have a wooden fence or structure connecting them at the corner. Canoes can be seen on the river bank, and...

    • UAF-1997-108-559
    • Blurry photo of boats.

    • Blurry photo of boats.

    • Title from indexer.

      Several boats are moving through the water in the Selawik area. Exact location of the photo is unknown, but it was taken from a folder labeled "Selawik, unidentified Alaskan, non-Alaskan, ca 1950?."

    • UAF-1997-108-98
    • Blurry coastline.

    • Blurry coastline.

    • Title from indexer.

      A blurry photo of a coastline with a boat near one shore. Buildings can be seen across the bay or lake. Photo was taken from a folder labeled "Selawik, unidentified Alaskan, non-Alaskan, ca 1950?"

    • UAF-1997-108-123
    • Lighthouse on point.

    • Lighthouse on point.

    • Title from indexer.

      A white lighthouse with three small white buildings nearby sits on a rocky point on the shore. The buildings have red roofs, and there are a couple more white buildings further down the coast with red roofs also. A...

    • UAF-1997-108-124

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