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    • Abandoned automobile.

    • Abandoned automobile.

    • Title taken from back of photo and accompanying note.
      "The wife of a Coast Guardsman left this car for higher ground after leaving her husband aboard the Coast Guard Cutter BITTERSWEET (WAGL-389) on Nyman's Peninsula. The car literally floated...

    • UAF-1972-153-48
    • Fishing boats on their sides.

    • Fishing boats on their sides.

    • Title taken from back of photo and accompanying note.
      "Two Fishing boats lay on their sides in the city of Kodiak when they were swept in by the massive tidal waves which struck March 27th. The building to the right, smashed as if a gigantic...

    • UAF-1972-153-24
    • Tidal wave damage

    • Tidal wave damage

    • Title from verso.

      Full comments from verso read: "HQ AAC -- TIDAL WAVE DAMAGE -- Inrushing seas at Seward, Alaska, following the Good Friday earthquake, accounted for more damage than the 'quake itself. Here, a gigantic 200 ton diesel switch...

    • UAF-1972-153-58
    • Seward, Alaska, police car

    • Seward, Alaska, police car

    • Title from verso.

      "HQ AAC -- TOSSED BY TIDAL WAVE -- A Seward, Alaska, police car lies amid the wreckage of the community, left there by tidal wave action which occurred shortly after the Good Friday earthquake, which severely damaged the...

    • UAF-1972-153-75
    • GI's resting in Glennallen.

    • GI's resting in Glennallen.

    • Title taken from accompanying notes.
      "GI's [a term refering to a United States Army soldier] resting in Glennallen prior to taking off for Valdez following the Alaska Earthquake 3/27/64". Three soldiers sit in what appear to be diner booths:...

    • UAF-1972-153-306
    • Anchorage, AK.

    • Anchorage, AK.

    • Title taken from accompanying notes.
      "Anchorage Ak., following the Alaska [Earthquake] 3/29/64 (Aerial photo)". Captions read: "US Army Mohawk Photography" and "Anchorage, Alaska, United States Army, Alaska. (Army Mohawk Aircraft Photo) ...

    • UAF-1972-153-336
    • Kodiak, AK.

    • Kodiak, AK.

    • Title taken from accompanying notes.
      "Kodiak AK., following the Alaska [Earthquake] and Tidal Wave 3/29/64 (Aerial Photo)". Captions read: "U.S. Army Mohawk photography" and "Seward, Alaska, United States Army, Alaska. (Army Mohawk Aircraft...

    • UAF-1972-153-337
    • Old Weeks Field.

    • Old Weeks Field.

    • Title from verso.
      "Left to right: Kay Kennedy; U.S. Marshal Pat O'Connor (grinning); Major Dale Gaffney, U. S. Army pilot; and Major E. M. George. Taken in Fairbanks airport just before the two U.S. Army planes took off for the States. 1936...

    • UAF-1991-98-835
    • Eielson.

    • Eielson.

    • Title from accompanying note.
      "Cookrey(?) says this is Eielson. I have to concur. Compare the face with the Loftus picture with Eielson in the cockpit - they appear to be the same or that picture is misidentified.

      Picture taken at Ruby,...

    • UAF-1991-98-1081.
    • Collage.

    • Collage.

    • Title by indexer.
      Various notes, possibly from the publisher, adorn this collage. The circular stamp in the center reads: "United States Department of Agriculture, Bureau of Biological Survey. Alaska Game Commission." Other notes in the back...

    • UAF-1991-98-766
    • Man and horse.

    • Man and horse.

    • Title by indexer.
      A man dressed in a hat and a full length coat stands with a horse in front of a cabin and picket fence. This photo is double exposed, leaving the outline of the same man's body barely visible, an image of his face and the...

    • UAF-2005-92-1
    • Ft. Gibbon, Alaska.

    • Ft. Gibbon, Alaska.

    • Title from caption.
      The caption (lower left) reads "[Ft. Gibbon] Alaska." A long row of log cabins with a church above them on a hillside. There is a working log pile on the right, and someone's laundry is hanging on the porch of the first...

    • UAF-2005-92-4
    • Placer mining in Alaska.

    • Placer mining in Alaska.

    • Title from caption.
      "Placer mining in Alaska. Automatic gate discharging Glenn Gulch, Alaska."
      Water is flowing down a hillside through a wooden gate. Sluice boxes and a man's backside are seen on the left side of the photo.
      Glenn...

    • UAF-2005-92-5
    • Winter in Alaska.

    • Winter in Alaska.

    • Title taken from caption.
      Image shows plants under heavy snow cover.
      Photo attributed to George Lockyear by collection donor.
      George Lockyear served in the United States Army Signal Corps and was stationed at Fort Gibbon, Alaska,...

    • UAF-2005-92-6
    • Discovery - Eureka Alaska.

    • Discovery - Eureka Alaska.

    • Title taken from caption.
      This is a view from above of several log buildings in Eureka (south of Rampart) with hills rising behind them.
      Photo attributed to George Lockyear by collection donor.
      George Lockyear served in the United...

    • UAF-2005-92-7

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