Tlingit women display baskets and moccasins for sale. A group of steam ship passengers examine the goods. A passenger vessel in background. Verso: Buying Moccasins from the Squaws. Photographer's number 60.
Summary: Many of the photos were taken by Baldwin while he worked as a surveyor for the U.S. government on the Alaska-Canada boundary survey from Demarcation Bay on the Arctic Ocean to Mount St. Elias from 1907 to 1913. Also included are images of...
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.
Title taken from image. Several crew members are on the deck of the fishing vessel Shakan, which is lashed to a barge laden with fish. Smaller boats are in tow behind the barge. Photographer's number 34.
Title taken from image. Water view of cannery buildings. A sailing ship is in front of the cannery with a tug alongside it. Smoke pours from the stack of the tug. Canoes and other small boats float along the beach. Photographer's number 443.
Title taken from image. Water view of cannery buildings. A sailing ship is in front of the cannery with a tug alongside it. Another view of this scene is recorded in ASL-Sitkoh Bay-1. Photographer's number 532.