Cyanotype photograph of a tent camp on a beach, possibly the camp of the 1898 Cook's Inlet Exploring Expedition, or Expedition No. 3, at either Ladd's Station or Knik Station. A tent, several buildings and downed trees dot the landscape, as well...
From trip starting in 1928 down the Yukon River to the Bering Sea with Fred “Spokane” Hill. Burg wrote about the trip for National Geographic in 1930 (See Chapter 3 of The Last Voyageur by Vince Welch).
Group of men and a dog stand near a man with a handcar in Seward, Alaska. Crates and sacks are piled at right and a building is visible in background. 1910? Photographer: Sylvia Sexton. Original size of photograph: 5 1/2" x 3 1/2".
1. [8 sheets double-sided, handwritten:
1. Eskimo Story: The orphan boy
2. The crow and the daylight
3. Some eskimo customs now disappearing
4. The rat
5. The two brothers
2. The Eskimo, v. 2, no. 5 (January 1918): “The Adventures...
Title by cataloguer. A group of students seem to be amused by what is happening. Three students among them are wearing sacks over their heads; others are holding planks and sticks. It's not clear what game they are playing.
Title from accompanying material. Six Alaska Native men wearing parkas, mukluks, and other traditional clothing. In the foreground are some kind of bars or beams. Some burlap sacks are stacked in front of the men.
Two platforms loaded up with bags, sacks and parcels sits on the far side of some railroad tracks. Between the platforms is a wooden staircase built into the hillside, leading down to a bevy of tents. A couple of men are...
Title from indexer. Collection of photographs related to the duel between Soapy Smith and Frank Reid, and the running out of town of Soapy Smith's gang. Many of the photographs appear to be from Case & Draper. Caption reads: The tragedy...
Title supplied by cataloger. Dog sled next to several full gunny sacks, bags of dog food, and boxes. May be preparation for Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race. Slide printed 3/1973. Slide carousel unlabeled. Original format: 35mm color slide
Title supplied by cataloger. Men outside a building. Pallet loaded with full sacks in front of the building. These sacks are known as 'drop bags,' used for the Iditarod Race. Original format: 35mm color slide