Square log building housing The Alaskan newspaper, also known as The Sitka Alaskan. A wooden ramp leads to the door; the building is standing on pilings.
Signs in image: The Alaskan. Visitors Special Edition of The Alaskan on sale at Kooshers...
Verso: Mr. Paul Shudura
Sept. 23, 1918
My dear friend Paul Shudura
I am writing you a few lines to
let you know I am well and
hope you are the same. I get registered
this town and Admiral...
Tlingit policeman Kah-Chuckte [Kah Kluck Tay], in uniform with badge and a cap that reads Killisnoo; standing in front of house with shield and signboard over door. Shield depicts a row of houses along a beach. c. 1900.Verso: A contemporary of...
Title taken from photographer's notes. Caption: You are grateful for the radio-phone, the airplane and the friendly, expert care of the hospital staff - to these things you owe your life. Photographer's number 37.
Signature across corner of image reads, Very truly your friend Henry Petersen; Nome, Alaska; May 23rd, 1906. Formal portrait of subject sitting in chair, wearing a tweed suit and holding a large-brimmed hat on his lap.