Contents: A [skookum] paper for Shaikes [Shakes], the Stickeen Chief, with comment on his character. Letter by Ed C. Hughes, purser, SS California, 1879 Dec. 28. Letter from I.S. Oakford, deputy collector of customs, Wrangell, Oct....
Title from image caption Approximately 75 people, some holding musical instruments, pose on risers Individuals who have been identified include the following: Geo. Hamilton, Rev. Sheldon Jackson, and Rev. Harry Corser
Shows locations of reindeer stations as well as missions, forts and trails in Alaska. Also shows "reindeer country" in eastern Siberia. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Oriented with north to the upper right.
Letter dated 1 June 1877 from Sheldon Jackson, Denver, Colo. to J. S. Brown, Fort Wrangel noting Brown's appeal to the Y.M.C.A. had been forwarded to him and seeking further information necessary to establish a mission at Fort Wrangel.