(4:22 min.) (09 of 25) Small town lifestyle people -- friendly; people -- helpful; longshoreman -- generous; museum; Captain Valdez -- pictures; Captain Cordova -- pictures; Ambassador of Spain; potlatch
(4:51 min) (02 of 25) Personal background
office work; Valdez; Ketchikan; steamship company -- like family; spirit of adventure; Alaska Steam -- important community; changes; Fairbanks; Alaska Railroad; competition; freight
(5:17 min) (01 of 25) Start in Alaska shipping Alaska Steamship Company; California -- moved from; trucking business; Vancouver, British Columbia; vacation ; fishing boat; June -- 1948; Prince Rupert Island; Ketchikan; employment; salmon --...
(7:16 min.) (10 of 25) Business and politics important visitors -- Valdez; Lee, Forbes C.; Lee, Ruth; Whittier; Anchorage; politics; Clark, Espy; Washington DC. -- Representative; mayor; Kendall, Bruce -- Senator; argument; submarine; Eagles Hall
Aerial view of Anchorage, Alaska, looking east toward Chugach Mountains during Fur Rendezvous carnival, with amusement rides, people, buildings and automobiles. 1968. Photograph type: 35 mm color slide.
Aerial view of downtown Anchorage, Alaska looking southwest toward 4th Avenue Theatre. Signs on buildings read: "Bank" and "4th Avenue." Photo taken during Anchorage Fur Rendezvous in 1968. Photograph type: 35 mm color slide.
Aerial view of food vendors and people riding ferris wheel at the Fur Rendezvous carnival in downtown Anchorage, Alaska. Knik Arm can be seen in the background. Sign on trailer reads: "Mt View Lions". 1968. Photograph type: 35 mm color slide.
Aerial view of J.C. Penney Department Store and other buildings in downtown Anchorage, Alaska, with Chugach Mountains in the background. Sign on store reads: "Penneys". Photo taken during Anchorage Fur Rendezvous in 1968. Photograph type: 35 mm...