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    • Wild Swan.

    • Wild Swan.

    • Title taken from caption. Caption also says: "A wild swan captured alive by [August E.] Miller. Being at the height of its molt is was unable to fly and so was easily overtaken and captured by the power dory. It made such a disturbance with its...

    • UAA-hmc-0186-volume6-7387
    • Wild Swan.

    • Wild Swan.

    • Title taken from caption. Caption also says: "[August E.] Miller holding the swan, which we caught in the front end of the boat." Previous photo caption reads: "A wild swan captured alive by Miller. Being at the height of its molt is was unable to...

    • UAA-hmc-0186-volume6-7390
    • Mr. Grant's cabin.

    • Mr. Grant's cabin.

    • Title taken from caption. View of the dirt covered roof of a cabin. Caption also says: "Cabin belonging to Mr. Grant in which we stayed one night. This cabin is located in the portage between Naknek and Iliuk (Brooks) Lakes." Photo taken in what...

    • UAA-hmc-0186-volume6-7396
    • Expedition kit.

    • Expedition kit.

    • Title taken from caption. Caption also says:"The complete outfit necessary for 10 days stay for topography work, weighing about 55 pounds, outfit consists of bedding, tents, grub, and instruments." Photo taken during National Geographic Society...

    • UAA-hmc-0186-volume6-7427
    • Sleeping quarters at Kodiak.

    • Sleeping quarters at Kodiak.

    • Title taken from caption. View of the bunkbeds in the sleeping area of the National Geographic expedition house in Kodiak, Alaska. At least two of the expedition members are sleeping in the bunks. Coats, hats, and gear for the expedition can be...

    • UAA-hmc-0186-volume6-X1
    • Main Street Valdez, 1937.

    • Main Street Valdez, 1937.

    • View looking down Main Street, Valdez. Signs on the building on the corner say "The Pinzon" and "Beer". Two men are standing on the sidewalk outside the Pinzon; a woman pedestrian is walking down the street. Original photograph size: 4" x 6".

    • UAA-hmc-0396-14b-193
    • Russian church, Kodiak.

    • Russian church, Kodiak.

    • Title taken from caption. View of Russian Orthodox Church at Kodiak, Alaska. It was founded in 1793. This building burned in 1943. Photo taken during National Geographic Society expedition on the way to Katmai area. 1919.

    • UAA-hmc-0186-volume6-X7
    • Fumarole No. 32.

    • Fumarole No. 32.

    • Title taken from caption. Caption also says: "Mud pot on north slope of Fumarole No. 32. Activity of pot is shown by large bubbles, strings, and drops of mud." Photo taken in what was later designated as Katmai National Park and Preserve during...

    • UAA-hmc-0186-volume6-Y30
    • Fumarole No. 26.

    • Fumarole No. 26.

    • Title taken from caption. Caption also says:"Fumarole No. 26. Sighting on north end of Buttress Mountain. Note stake which had been placed in mouth of fumarole and at the end of three days had become charred." Photo taken at what was later...

    • UAA-hmc-0186-volume6-Y6
    • Zies at Baked Mountain Camp.

    • Zies at Baked Mountain Camp.

    • Title taken from caption. View of Emanuel George Zies with a full pack as he is about to leave camp. Dr. Zies was a chemist with the National Geographic expedition. Caption also says:"Zies about to leave Baked Mountain Camp." Photo taken in what...

    • UAA-hmc-0186-volume6-Z27
    • Provisions cabin at Naknek Lake.

    • Provisions cabin at Naknek Lake.

    • Title taken from caption. Caption also says: "Cabin made from hewn spruce logs covered with metal roof, at the head of Naknek Lake for storing provisions and supplies." Photo taken at what was later designated as Katmai National Park and Preserve...

    • UAA-hmc-0186-volume6-7451
    • Measuring the erosion.

    • Measuring the erosion.

    • Title taken from caption. View of one of the National Geographic expedition camp sites and a member of the expedition reaching up towards the level of the ash noted in 1918. The trees have all been stripped of leaves, small branches, and bark by...

    • UAA-hmc-0186-volume6-7471
    • Duck hunting.

    • Duck hunting.

    • Title taken from caption. View of a National Geographic expedition member, Jasper Dean Sayre, holding his shotgun and the ducks he has just shot. Caption also says: "Sayre with a mess of ducks secured in a few minutes directly in front of camp."...

    • UAA-hmc-0186-volume6-7477
    • Miller and Gus's dog.

    • Miller and Gus's dog.

    • Title taken from caption. View of two men (August E. Miller and probably A.F. "Gus" Nyman) sitting on a stair, one holding a dog, Kodiak, Alaska. Caption also says: "Miller and Gus's dog on the porch of our home at Kodiak." Photo taken during...

    • UAA-hmc-0186-volume6-7490
    • Interior of tent.

    • Interior of tent.

    • View of the interior of one of the National Geographic expedition tents with sleeping bags and gear laid out on beds of straw. Photo taken at what was later designated as Katmai National Park and Preserve during National Geographic Society...

    • UAA-hmc-0186-volume6-F29
    • Reading the Post.

    • Reading the Post.

    • View of four members of the National Geographic expedition relaxing on the floor of one of their tents and reading. Photo taken in what was later designated as Katmai National Park and Preserve during National Geographic Society expedition to...

    • UAA-hmc-0186-volume6-F4
    • Couple on the edge.

    • Couple on the edge.

    • View of a man and a woman looking at each other near the edge of a fumarole. Photo taken in what was later designated as Katmai National Park and Preserve during National Geographic Society expedition to Katmai area. 1919.

    • UAA-hmc-0186-volume6-F5

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