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  • Subject: Quonset huts
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    • Tundra Shack.

    • Tundra Shack.

    • Title from slide.

      "Breakup 1948" is also written on the slide. The Tundra Shack was a business in Bethel, Alaska, located near a quonset hut. "Ice cream" is written on the white sign in red, under the business name written in black. You...

    • UAF-1997-108-394
    • Breakup in Bethel, 1948.

    • Breakup in Bethel, 1948.

    • Title from slide.

      This photo was taken on a sunny day in spring when breakup was occurring, with water covering sections of the ground. The water totally surrounds some buildings, including the pair of gray Quonset huts to the right of the...

    • UAF-1997-108-395
    • House in Bethel.

    • House in Bethel.

    • Title from slide.

      Also on slide is "V(?) Cann's house, Bethel, breakup 1948." The handwriting was not entirely decipherable. The photo shows a two-story white house with a red gambrel roof and logs covering the lower portion. Four quonset...

    • UAF-1997-108-400
    • Theater in Bethel.

    • Theater in Bethel.

    • Title from indexer.

      Slide reads, "Edsa(?) Theater, breakup, Bethel 1948." The first word is not discernible. Photo is of a long narrow gray building on stilts. Stairs lead up to it, and a ladder leans against the side. Next to the larger...

    • UAF-1997-108-401
    • Bethel Slough 1950.

    • Bethel Slough 1950.

    • Title from slide.

      A faded red canoe, covered in frost and snow, is leaning on top of another boat. Both are turned upside down, with the frozen slough behind them. A frost-covered tree is next to them, and a dock is to the left in the...

    • UAF-1997-108-413
    • Kotzebue.

    • Kotzebue.

    • Title from slide.

      Several buildings are seen across a snowy flat area. A gathering of barrels is half buried in a snow drift, and snow is piled high on the gray metal building behind these. A log building is to the left, with a metal...

    • UAF-1997-108-485
    • Elim on Norton Sound.

    • Elim on Norton Sound.

    • Title from slide.

      A dogsled is to the right, with a dog team on the lines going out to the left. The frame of a canoe or kayak without its skin covering is resting on a rack behind. The date is assumed to be 1949, since "ca. 1949" is written...

    • UAF-1997-108-768
    • Blurry photo of three men.

    • Blurry photo of three men.

    • Title from indexer.

      A very blurry photo of three men outside a building with a curved metal roof. One of the men may be wearing a military uniform. Photo was taken from a folder labeled "Selawik, unidentified Alaskan, non-Alaskan, ca...

    • UAF-1997-108-119
    • Indistinct photo.

    • Indistinct photo.

    • Title from indexer.

      Dark photo of some buildings, but few details can be made out. One of the buildings has an arched roof made of metal. Photo was taken from a folder labeled "Selawik, unidentified Alaskan, non-Alaskan, ca 1950?"

    • UAF-1997-108-121
    • Howard Ryan at Big Delta.

    • Howard Ryan at Big Delta.

    • Title from verso: "Jan. 5, 1944 at Big Delta. Left, Howard Ryan."

      Howard Ryan stands by an unidentified man on a tree-lined road leading towards a Quonset hut behind them. Both men are wearing winter jackets and their hoods are covering...

    • UAF-1993-253-14
    • Inside of our hut.

    • Inside of our hut.

    • Title from verso: "Inside of our hut. Alaska, 1943-44."

      Seven men are gathered at the end of a rectangular table with bench seating. Howard Ryan is shown seated, the fourth man from the left. A sheet is hanging up behind the men. The room...

    • UAF-1993-253-23

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