Title taken from verso: Verso: Lieutenant General Simon B. Buckner looking at the American flag hoisted above the captured Japanese hqs. In Chichagof Bay after the Japanese had been routed and the island again in the hands of the...
Looking down on harbor with fishing boats. Cold storage building, and other buildings in background. Signs in image: Sheet Metal and Plumbing; Harbor Store Co.; Sitka Cold Storage, Ice, Bait, Fishermens Supplies.
View from aboard ship, the SENATOR, over the heads of passengers looking toward dock and Nome. North American Transportation & Trading Co. warehouse and other buildings on the waterfront. Photographer's number 446.
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.