Title taken from verso. Man stands near grave of Salishan (Siwash) chief at Eklutna, Alaska. Photographer's number 51. Summer 1923. Photographers: C.J. Blanchard and Ray B. Dame. Original photograph size: 6 1/2" x 8 1/2".
Title taken from verso. Mike Alex and son Daniel standing in Russian Orthodox cemetery among spirit houses, Eklutna, Alaska. Also from verso: "1975 - 7/4." July 4, 1975. Original photograph size: 3 1/2" x 4 7/8".
Title taken from verso. View of marker for grave on cliff overlooking Bering Sea at Gambell, St. Lawrence Island, Alaska. Marker reads: "Edward Tjmka[?]. Born in March 9, 1932. Died in March 6, 1968." April 1969. Photographer: Ward W. Wells....
Title taken from verso. View of Russian Orthodox Church of the Holy Ascension, Unalaska, Alaska, with cemetery. Also from verso: "National Historic Landmark." 1984. Photographer: Barbara Sweetland Smith.
Title taken from verso. Photograph of a Native Alaskan cemetery with Russian Orthodox Crosses. Some of the graves are enclosed in their own fence and others, like the one in the distance, have several graves within one fence.
Totem pole with winged raven, two grave monuments, covered grave; One monument states "At rest, Chief's Son, David Andrew - born December? 1871? - Drowned in Tongass Narrows, March 15, 1903?" Grave probably at Ketchikan or Saxman.
Unidentified woman looks at gravestone of Martin Itjen; behind the gravestone is a rock with lettering reading, "Largest Nugget in the World"; posted to a tree in the background is a sign, "To Reids Falls"
George Rockwell Putnam worked for the U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey. He accompanied Admiral Peary to Greenland in 1896, traveled to the Pribilof Islands in 1897 as part of a group researching seal harvests, and served on Yukon Delta surveying...
View of Anchorage Memorial Cemetery, Anchorage, Alaska, with buildings and water tank in the background. From verso: "Anchorage Memorial Cemetery in 1937; the Native plots are with the little memorial houses in the front; The old water twoer [sic]...
View of church and cemetery in Minto, Alaska, with fences around gravesites. A man is standing in front of the church. Photograph was taken during the Minto Winter Carnival in 1966. Photograph type: 35 mm color slide.