1st row - left to right:
McIntyre, W. W., Pendleton, Ore
Jones, C. L., Elloree, S. C.
Rank, C. B., Hutchinson, Kan.
White, J. E., Sedalia, Mo.
Wallace, M. L., Albany, Texas
Brevet, E. F., Spokane, Wash.
Lt. (jg) R. C....
A dozen men gather around floatplane at dock Notes on verso: "Myself in cockpit, turning the plane around, getting ready for a flight, 3:30 A.M."; "This was morning of the first test flight of Jenny on float"; "Note Shell Simmons in front of...
Cover: Passenger List Alaska Excursions, Season 1903. Steamship Spokane, Commander Norman Nicolson. Purser, Richard E. Jones. Steward, William E. Curtis. Stewardess, Mrs. Celia M. Ravens. July 7, 1903.
People identified in caption: top row, left to right: Barry Keown, Col. Hartman, Carl Lomen, Earl Rossman, Henry Bizanion, Alfred Lomen; bottom row, left to right: Capt. A.M. Smith, Valhjalmur Stefansson, Sir Hubert Wilkins, Col. Ben Eielson
Title excerpted from verso. From verso: "The first overland mail leaving Anchorage, Alaska for Seward, Alaska and the States. November 28th. 1916. Gold dust and money shipments in this dispatch valued at over $88,000.00. Time of leaving, 10 A.M. -...