Most of the collection consists of photographs of person, mountains, equipment, and aircraft used in the expedition to recover bodies from the C-A1 of the ATC which crashed in the Mount McKinley region, circa 1944.
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A tractor with a blade clears snow from the Jesse Lee Home grounds east of Goode Hall in Seward, Alaska. From verso: "Carrie Ida Pierce Seward, Alaska, Box 516." 1946-1955. Original photograph size: 4 1/4" x 5 1/4".
A train with a rotary snow blower clears the railroad tracks at Summit. A note on the photo reads "C. L. Andrews, photo." It is assumed this is the White Pass Summit of the White Pass & Yukon Railroad.