1 min, 12 sec, color with audio track, film clip of Jay Hammond relating a story to Red Boucher about the first time he flew into Talkeetna in 1946. He also states he told this story to a graduating class at Talkeetna's high school.
A participant in the 1946 Chugach Ski Meet launches off the ski jump tower at Watertank Hill near Ship Creek. A crowd watches the competition from both sides of the run. The rope tow is visible to the left of the tower. The tower was constructed...
Aerial photograph of a dock and cannery buildings in Bristol Bay. Several smaller buildings are visible behind the cannery. Wing of the plane is visible in the shot. Original photograph size: 3 1/2" x 4 1/2".
An Army tugboat seen close to the wreck of the S.S. Yukon after the storm near Seward, Alaska. The U.S.S. Curb and a Coast Guard boat are further out. From verso: "Glacier Photo Service, Seward, Alaska." 1946. Original size of photograph: 8" x 10".
Exterior shot of a log building that housed the Northern Commercial Company Store in Aniak. A large firewood stack stands adjacent to the store. Snow on the ground. Original photograph size: 3 1/4" x 5".
Glacier Photo Service, Seward, alaska is stamped on back of photograph. The wreck of the S.S. Yukon near Seward, Alaska, with half submerged lifeboats as veiwed by inspection party. Original size of photograph: 8" x 10".