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    • Poster for Wien Air Alaska.

    • Poster for Wien Air Alaska.

    • Title by indexer.
      This is a poster for Wien Air Alaska. In large letters, it reads: "High Adventure in Alaska's Arctic. Wien Air Alaska." In small letters at the bottom of the photo, "Eskimo blanket toss in the Arctic."
      Images of a group...

    • UAF-1991-98-22
    • Man looking at brochures.

    • Man looking at brochures.

    • Title by indexer.
      A man wearing a white parka (bearing the words "Wien Arctic Tours") looks at brochures. The walls and tables are covered with promotional posters and or brochures of Alaska; many of the pictures show fishing scenes. A Wien...

    • UAF-1991-98-25
    • Anchorage No. 1.

    • Anchorage No. 1.

    • Title from image.
      Verso reads: "Anchorage, Alaska. Anchorage Historical and Fine Arts Musuem 121 West 7th Avenue Anchorage, Alaska 99501. B65.2.16".
      A man appears to be manually cranking the propeller of a biplane. "Anchorage No. 1" is...

    • UAF-1991-98-31
    • Travel Air test pilot.

    • Travel Air test pilot.

    • Title from verso.
      "Jack Laass travel Air test pilot cracked this plane up on 1st [flight] Date ? Travel Air 4,000's 1930's."
      This is a poor-quality photo of a biplane on skis. The side of the plane reads "Anchorage No. 2"; the tail, "A.A.T....

    • UAF-1991-98-32
    • Russ Merrill?

    • Russ Merrill?

    • Title by indexer.
      Verso reads: "Russ Merrill? Alaskan Airways Hert Larson Siberia? Reproduced by J. Lardy." An outdoor portrait of a man dressed in a heavy fur coat, white gloves, and fur-rimmed goggles. He is standing in front of an aircraft...

    • UAF-1991-98-33
    • Float plane.

    • Float plane.

    • Title by indexer.
      Verso reads: "From a Ray Renshaw negative." A float plane on water near a wooded area. The logo on the back of the plane contains the Alaskan flag with the words "Alaska Coastal Airlines". The plane is seen near a dock.

    • UAF-1991-98-34
    • Everything flies in Alaska.

    • Everything flies in Alaska.

    • Title from accompanying note, which reads:

      "(Alaska Visitors Association Photo)
      "EVERYTHING FLIES IN ALASKA -- The 49th State of Alaska is most air-minded. Everybody and everything travels by air. Here fresh fruit is being loaded aboard...

    • UAF-1991-98-36
    • Watch Alaska!

    • Watch Alaska!

    • Title from poster.

      "Watch Alaska!
      "Pilots and mechanics
      Alaska Star airlines is growing! To keep pace with today's urgent wartime requirements and gear up for the increased passenger, mail, express and freight...

    • UAF-1991-98-39
    • AC 78.

    • AC 78.

    • Title by indexer.
      Verso reads: "AC [Acritc Commercial Co.?] 78 - [illegible] Stinson. Stinson - L - 5. Seattle - Boeing [field]. Start flight [SEA] - FAI Dec 1946. Reproduced by Jerome Lardy. Kay j. Kennedy P. O. Box 80805 Fairbanks, AK 99708."

    • UAF-1991-98-51
    • AC 78 flight Sea - FAI.

    • AC 78 flight Sea - FAI.

    • Title from verso.
      "Gene Jack, rt. mechanic - left. AC [Arcitc Commercial Co] 78. Flight Sea - FAI Dec. '46. Reproduced by Jerome Lardy. Kay J. Kennedy P. O. Box 80805 Fairbanks, AK 99708."
      Two men are standing close to an airplane. The...

    • UAF-1991-98-52
    • General Dwight Eisenhower.

    • General Dwight Eisenhower.

    • Title taken from creator's notes.
      Caption reads: General Dwight Eisenhower (center) visited Fairbanks military facilities to "review the troops." Great plans were made, however, a rain storm put everyone inside the (one & only) big hangar. The...

    • UAF-1999-204-44
    • McGee Airways.

    • McGee Airways.

    • Title from logo on plane.
      A note from verso reads: "[From Arthurson?]". A small McGee Airways plane at a stand still, in a field with dirt or mulch high above the ground. Six men and a woman are pictured, one sitting on top of the plane.

    • UAF-1991-98-81
    • Anchorage, 1930's.

    • Anchorage, 1930's.

    • Title by indexer.
      Verso reads: "Emard Cannery in background Anchorage, 1930's '37 or '38. Kay J. Kennedy Mail:12831 N. E. 83rd St. Kirkland, Wa. 98033. Estal call photo?" A rear view of a float plane (marked "NC-443-M" on the tail) on a muddy...

    • UAF-1991-98-89


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