On April 27, 1933, the Admiral Watson sailed from Seattle for Alaska, the last sailing of a ship of the pioneer Pacific Steamship Co. which was going out of business Note in album: "Sold to Japan for scrap"
Title from verso President Harding addresses a crowd from a grandstand in an unidentified location; business signs on wall for Alaskan Hotel, W. M. Wolf, Northwest Soda Co. Bottlers, Rolfo's, and Bevo [near beer]
Two boxes of 3"x 5" typed index cards containing annotated references to events and issues, both broad and personal in scope. For example: Labor history and strikes, Ferry boats, bakeries in town, drunk driving incidents.
Two boxes of 3"x 5" typed index cards.
The files contain brief and annotated biographical notes, police blotter style news, obituaries, local news and anecdotes, historical biography of prominent people. Entries often emphasize scandalous,...
In center of image is the A. E. Co. [Alaska Exploration Company]; to right are the Warwick, Yukon Restaurant, and The Reception; behind are log cabins; flag above the A. E. Co. building is tinted blue; people and dogs are in foreground No. 10
Building on right has bell mounted on roof. Signs in image: J.H. Chisel General Merchandise, Drug Store, Dr. Pryer, N.C. Hanson Hardware, U.S. ??? Alaska, Jas Fay Merchandise, Short Order Alaska Grill.
People streaming down the dock toward a passenger vessel. Two ladies in hats, in foreground. Men lounge in front of Sample Room. Four large kegs are on the porch. Business in image: Haines Sample Room. Verso: before 1900.
Group portrait of ten women and five men. Handwritten notes on image: top: J Hi Class of 1926. Evelyn Judson, Ed Gernick, Miss Myra, Myron D__, Gladys Nagel, David Ramses. bottom: Elizabeth Madsen, Lillian Bayers, Hansena Campen, Grace...
Street scene, with business, utility poles, automobiles, pedestrians, and little dog. Signs in image: Ludwig Nelson Curios & Jeweler, Butler Mauro, Shoe repairing, Rexall Drugs. Photographer's number 47A.