Title taken from caption. View of a number of logs floating in the water by the docks belonging to Bushman's Cannery at Port Althorp, Alaska, which can be seen in the background. Photo taken during National Geographic Society expedition on the way...
Title from finding aid. Photograph shows buildings on a wharf that appear to be part of a cannery operation. Men are standing in front of the buildings. Caption from finding aid reads: "Deep Sea Salmon Company, Port Althorp".
The collection includes images of a 2,500 mile inspection trip to northern and interior Alaska which Governor Parks, Malcolm Elliott (President of the Alaska Road Commission) and R.J. Sommers (Territorial highway engineer) took in 1928.
Relief shown by hachures; depths shown by soundings. "First published in 1883." Stamped in lower left margin: Aids to navigation corrected for information received to Oct. 21, 1898." Inset: Port Althorp, Cross Sound. "8311."