Title from caption. Captions read "U.S.R.C. Bear off Nome on Fourth of July" and "Photo by R. Grassow." The Bear is shown here decorated with miscellaneous marine flags. Apparently under steam power with smoke visible from the smokestack.
Title taken from caption. Silhouette of a person standing at the water's edge, flags in rasied arms, using semaphore to signal a boat at Savoonga, Saint Lawrence Island, Alaska. 1938-1941. Original photograph size: 3 3/8" x 2 3/8".