Verso: Seward St. looking north from Front, ca. 1918 Signs advertise the following: Britt's Pharmacy, Grand Trunk Pacific, Telegraph Office, Theatre, Idaho Rooms, Bank Building, and Dr. Mulhollan, Dentist
Full-length portrait, taken outdoors, of Stroller White, born in 1859 and died in 1930; publisher of first newspaper in Douglas; owner/editor of Whitehorse Star for a decade; and Speaker of the Alaska Territorial House of Representatives in 1918.
Title from image caption Large group of children and teachers outside school building, holding American flags and signs: "Liberty Bonds and Patriotic Contribution, 212 Bonds, All 186 Pupils, Member of the Red Cross"; and, "Liberty Bonds and...
This collection consists of Governor Riggs’ personal hand written diaries, 1918 through 1924.
Significant events discussed in the diaries include the influenza outbreak of 1918, World War I, the sinking of the Princess Sophia, and the...
1. [8 sheets double-sided, handwritten:
1. Eskimo Story: The orphan boy
2. The crow and the daylight
3. Some eskimo customs now disappearing
4. The rat
5. The two brothers
2. The Eskimo, v. 2, no. 5...
[list of stories in back of book - hand-numbered: 109 p.]
1. Em mim kon
2. Ivango’s lost sister
3. Sovek a chief and Se ra nak an orphan
4. Four lost brothers or a big drum
5. Running stick
6. The swan and an...
[Approximately 1/5 of volume is full: 15 p. est.; also contains article by Dr. Neuman as noted below]
01. What the woman wear on their bodies
02. The eclipse of the moon and the sun
03. Belief on when some part of the body...
Title from verso. In 1942, Sascha Brastoff (1918 - 1993, born Samuel Brostofsky) enlisted in the Army Air Corps and was assigned first as a designer and then as a performer to the Air Force show “Winged Victory.” He created and impersonated...
Title taken from map. Map of Canadian Pacific Railway Company's steamship routes between Seattle and Skagway on the pacific northwest coast and between Vancouver and Asia. Principal Alaskan ports named are Mary Island, Ketchikan, Wrangell,...
Verso: Mr. Paul Shudura
Sept. 23, 1918
My dear friend Paul Shudura
I am writing you a few lines to
let you know I am well and
hope you are the same. I get registered
this town and Admiral...