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    • Damaged area.

    • Damaged area.

    • Title taken from note with photo.
      "Damaged Turnagain area Anchorage Ak., following the Alaska Earthquake 3/28/64". A small home on uneven ground. On the outside of the home is spraypainted "ALL OK HERE".

    • UAF-1972-153-206
    • Destroyed home.

    • Destroyed home.

    • Title taken from notes with photo.
      "Destroyed home in the Turnagain area Anchorage Ak., following the Alaska Earthquake 3/27/64". A sunken, cracked house sits on the uneven ground. Another slanting house is in the background.

    • UAF-1972-153-132
    • Destroyed homes.

    • Destroyed homes.

    • Title taken from notes with photo.
      "Destroyed home in the Turnagain area Anchorage Ak., following the Alaska Earthquake 3/27/64". A house on stilts sits on the precipice where the ground has sunken away.

    • UAF-1972-153-133
    • Valdez, AK.

    • Valdez, AK.

    • Title taken from note with photo.
      "Valdez Ak., following the Alaska Earthquake 3/27/64". Picture shows a damaged building with the wall torn from it and propped up with lumber as men work on it. Across the street are buildings labeled "Valdez...

    • UAF-1972-153-271
    • Coffee time.

    • Coffee time.

    • Title taken from note with photo.
      "Coffee time and round table discussion is being held by these enlisted men of the 'Helping Hand' detachment from Wainwright at Valdez during the aftermath of the quake. (U.S. Army Photo)".

    • UAF-1972-153-304
    • Evacuation.

    • Evacuation.

    • Title taken from note with photo.
      "HQ [Headquarters] AAC [Alaska Air Command] -- EVACUATION -- Patients in serious condition and those requiring lengthy hospitalization were air evacuated from USAF Hospital Elmendorf shortly after the...

    • UAF-1972-153-104
    • Clean-up.

    • Clean-up.

    • Title taken from note with photo.
      "Clean-up beginning in the Anchorage area on fourth ave. following the Alaska Earthquake 3/31/64". Trucks, workers, and other people stand or walk around the storefronts in a sunken section of Fourth Avenue.

    • UAF-1972-153-131
    • J.C. Penney's building.

    • J.C. Penney's building.

    • Title taken from note with photo.
      "Clean-up beginning in Anchorage J.C. Penney's building on 5th ave. following the Alaska Earthquake 3/31/64". A large corner of the building is caved in. Two utility trucks, one labeled "Beaver Bros. Inc.",...

    • UAF-1972-153-137
    • Frostbite patient.

    • Frostbite patient.

    • Title taken from back of photo and accompanying note.
      "Terrified at the thought of staying indoors after fleeing from the Alaskan earthquake area, the David Wilson family of Portage fled inland and spent the night sleeping out in the open. ...

    • UAF-1972-153-126
    • Clean-up.

    • Clean-up.

    • Title taken from back of photo and accompanying note.
      "Clean-up in Anchorage Ak., on fourth Ave. following the Alaska Earthquake 3/31/64". View of men cleaning up businesses that have sunk several feet below street level.

    • UAF-1972-153-147
    • Clean-up.

    • Clean-up.

    • Title taken from back of photo and accompanying note.
      "Clean-up beginning in Anchorage Ak., on fourth Ave. following the Alaska Earthquake 3/31/64". A workman in a hard hat looks down at a sunken Fourth-Avenue building.

    • UAF-1972-153-149
    • Clean-up.

    • Clean-up.

    • Title taken from back of photo and accompanying note.
      "Clean-up beginning in Anchorage Ak., on fourth Ave. following the Alaska Earthquake 3/31/64". Men work on cleaning up the damage to a sunken section of Fourth Avenue.

    • UAF-1972-153-150

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