Young woman leans against front porch railing of Ellamar School on Virgin Bay, 40 miles NW of Cordova The Ellamar Mining Co. was formed in 1898; a post office was established in 1900 and discontinued in 1929
The collection includes images of a 2,500 mile inspection trip to northern and interior Alaska which Governor Parks, Malcolm Elliott (President of the Alaska Road Commission) and R.J. Sommers (Territorial highway engineer) took in 1928.
George Rockwell Putnam worked for the U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey. He accompanied Admiral Peary to Greenland in 1896, traveled to the Pribilof Islands in 1897 as part of a group researching seal harvests, and served on Yukon Delta surveying...
Title page in British atlas: maps and charts accompanying the Case of Great Britain, by the Alaskan Boundary Tribunal, and published by the United States Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C., 1904.
Atlas of award: twenty-five sectional maps and index map showing the line fixed by the Tribunal, by the Alaskan Boundary Tribunal, and published by the United States Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C., 1904.
United States atlas: maps and charts accompanying the case and counter case of the United States, by the Alaskan Boundary Tribunal, and published by the United States Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C., 1904.
View of Portage Glacier from Passage Canal in Prince William Sound. Photograph taken by Walter C. Mendenhall during the 1898 Cook's Inlet Exploring Expedition, led by Edwin F. Glenn on behalf of the U.S. Army.
View of Portage Bay (now known as Passage Canal) from the summit of the Portage Glacier, Prince William Sound, April 1898. Photograph taken by Walter C. Mendenhall in during the 1898 Cook's In;et Exploring Expedition, lef by Edwin F. Glenn on...
View of man on stage speaking into a microphone to a group of spectators at the Eskimo Olympics in Fairbanks, Alaska. A whalebone arch can be seen to the right of the photo. Signs on either side of the stage read: "Eskimo" and "Olympics"....
View of man dancing on a platform in front of a group of seated drummers at the Eskimo Olympics in Fairbanks, Alaska. In the background is a stage with sound equipment and a large sign that reads: "Olympics". Photograph type: 35 mm color slide.
View of horse being transported off S.S. Dora in rope sling, Portage Bay, Prince William Sound, Alaska. Photo is property of Cook Inlet Historical Society. Photographer's number G1347. n.d. Photographer: P.S. Hunt.
View of a tents scattered among the trees, with laundry strung on clotheslines. A man stands in the center of the photograph, and snowshoes and a sled are visible to the right of him. Photograph taken by Walter Mendenhall during the 1898 Edwin F....
View of a glacier at the head of Port Wells in Prince William Sound, Alaska, taken in April 1898 by Walter Mendenhall during the 1898 Cook's Inlet Exploring Expedition led by Edwin F. Glenn on behalf of the U.S. Army.
View across the water of a ship at anchor near Eyak in Prince William Sound. Several men are standing on the deck of the ship; steam can be seen coming out of the funnel. Original photograph size: 3 x 3 1/4 inch.