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    • Captain Nyman.

    • Captain Nyman.

    • Title taken from caption. A.F. "Gus" Nyman, captain of the "Nimrod", smoking a pipe at the wheel of his ship. Caption also says: "Captain Nyman of the Nimrod at the wheel." Photo taken during National Geographic Society expedition to Katmai area,...

    • UAA-hmc-0186-volume7-6215
    • Bear steak.

    • Bear steak.

    • Title taken from caption. View of two men butchering a bear, on a rocky beach, Kodiak Island, Alaska. One of the men is Paul Rarey Hagelbarger and the other is A.F. Nyman who is identified as the captain of the "Nimrod" by Robert F. Griggs. In his...

    • UAA-hmc-0186-volume6-5916
    • To the pass.

    • To the pass.

    • Title taken from caption. View of three members of the National Geographic expedition with full packs. Two of the men are also holding rifles. Caption also says: "Climbing up the moraine on the way to the Pass." Photo taken in what was later...

    • UAA-hmc-0186-volume7-6071
    • Old Man Grant and Sayre.

    • Old Man Grant and Sayre.

    • Title taken from caption. Mr. Grant and National Geographic expedition member Jasper Sayre looking at a mineral vein in what was later designated as Katmai National Park and Preserve, Alaska. Caption also says: "Old Man Grant and Sayre looking over...

    • UAA-hmc-0186-volume7-6363
    • Fording Ukak River.

    • Fording Ukak River.

    • Title taken from caption "Fording Ukak River, opposite shore formed by the eroded face of mudflow." View of two members of the expedition fording the Ukak River. Photo taken at what was later designated as Katmai National Park and Preserve, Alaska,...

    • UAA-hmc-0186-volume3-881
    • Getting ready to leave.

    • Getting ready to leave.

    • Title taken from caption. View of One-eyed Riley and Shorty departing in their bidarka at Naknek Lake, Alaska. Photo taken during National Geographic Society expedition in what was later designated as Katmai National Park and Preserve. 1918.

    • UAA-hmc-0186-volume4-3582
    • One-eyed Riley and Shorty.

    • One-eyed Riley and Shorty.

    • Title taken from caption: "One-eyed Riley and Shorty shooting the rapids below Camp XIII." View of One-eyed Riley and Shorty heading to the rapids below Camp XIII on Naknek Lake, Alaska. Photo taken during National Geographic Society expedition at...

    • UAA-hmc-0186-volume4-3583
    • Prospector Mr. Grant.

    • Prospector Mr. Grant.

    • Title taken from caption: "Mr. Grant, an old prospector of the base of the Alaskan Peninsula. He has not been out for thirty years." View of Mr. Grant bending over a wooden sluice on a rocky beach, probably near Naknek, Alaska. Photo taken during...

    • UAA-hmc-0186-volume4-3859
    • Afraid to cross.

    • Afraid to cross.

    • Title taken from caption. View of five members of the National Geographic expedition at the edge of Martin Creek in Alaska, next to a large rock outcropping. Caption also says: "Looking at the water over the bridge at Martin Creek. Afraid to...

    • UAA-hmc-0186-volume7-6258
    • Equipment and boat.

    • Equipment and boat.

    • Title taken from caption. View of a man loading equipment into one of the National Geographic expedition boats. Caption also says: "The end portage between Lake Grosvenor and Island Bay, showing our complete equipment for taking topography and 2...

    • UAA-hmc-0186-volume6-7315
    • Bridge at Martin Creek.

    • Bridge at Martin Creek.

    • Title taken from caption. View of five members of the National Geographic expedition crossing Martin Creek, Alaska, with all their gear. Caption also says: "Packers picking their way across bridge of Martin Creek." Photo taken in what was later...

    • UAA-hmc-0186-volume7-6235
    • Plane table and alidade.

    • Plane table and alidade.

    • Title taken from caption. View of one of the National Geographic expedition members at work using an alidade. An alidade is a topographic surveying and mapping instrument used for determining directions, consisting of a telescope and attached...

    • UAA-hmc-0186-volume6-5946
    • A typical street in Anchorage.

    • A typical street in Anchorage.

    • Title taken from caption. View of three men walking up a typical street in Anchorage, Alaska.The building to the left has a sign that reads "Nevada House" and the sign to the right reads "restaurant". Photo taken during National Geographic Society...

    • UAA-hmc-0186-volume3-1643
    • Port Moeller, Alaska [sic].

    • Port Moeller, Alaska [sic].

    • Title taken from caption. View of boat passing by as National Geographic expedition goes through Port Moller, Alaska, with another boat in background. Printing on first boat reads: "Arctic" and printing on life preserver reads: "Arctic Bellingham."...

    • UAA-hmc-0186-volume4-3572

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