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    • Mac's Photo.

    • Mac's Photo.

    • Title taken from caption: "Mac's Photo." View of the severely damaged Mac's Foto building on the north side Fourth Avenue between C and D Streets. The brown sign on the front of the building reads: "Closed due to early breakup. Business moved to...

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    • 4th Avenue.

    • 4th Avenue.

    • Title taken from caption: "4th Ave." Damage to BJ's Billiards and Mac's Foto along Fourth Avenue between C and D Streets in Anchorage after the 1964 earthquake. The handwritten sign on the Mac's Foto building reads: "Closed due to early breakup....

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    • Drop zone, 4th Avenue.

    • Drop zone, 4th Avenue.

    • Title taken from caption. Anchorage Arcade and the Scandinavian Club near the corner of 4th Avenue and C Street after the 1964 earthquake. Earthmoving equipment is visible in front of the Arcade. A man stands near the damaged area between the two...

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    • 4th Avenue.

    • 4th Avenue.

    • Title taken from caption. The Marquee for the Montana Club on the south side of Fourth Avenue between B and D Streets. The marquee reads: Norms earthquake shelter." A sign advertising Camel Cigarettes is at the bottom right of the image.

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    • Yah-Sure Club, Homer.

    • Yah-Sure Club, Homer.

    • Title taken from caption. Also from caption, “Probably 1947 or earlier 1940s, before larger bar was built by co-owners, Ray and Shirley Lentz, posed in doorway.” The road sign to the bar on the left of the image reads, "Yah-Sure Club, The...

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    • Yah-Sure Club.

    • Yah-Sure Club.

    • Title taken from caption. Also from caption, “mid-late 1940’s with co-owner Shirley Lentz, seated left, her daughter ‘sis’ far right. Located on then-road to Homer airfield, above lagoon.” Image of four people sitting on the steps outside...

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    • Crew at Big 4 Mine.

    • Crew at Big 4 Mine.

    • Title taken from caption. View of Bob Reeve standing by the door of his plane with four miners of the Big 4 Mine next to him. The barrels are most likely fuel for the plane. The writing on the side of the plane reads "Reeve Airways". Bob Reeve...

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    • Rangers at McKinley Park, 1938.

    • Rangers at McKinley Park, 1938.

    • Photo caption reads "Left to right: Sam Houston, Lou Corbley, and Grant Pearson at Toklat. All rangers at McKinley Park." View of three men standing in the snow. Photo taken in Mount McKinley National Park (later called Denali National Park and...

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    • Cutting bevel.

    • Cutting bevel.

    • Title taken from caption. Caption also reads, “Cutting bevel for setting roof blocks on Ranger Trench. S.E. Fork Kahiltna. ‘Just waitin’ for a plane.’ 3/13/88.” Image of Vern Tejas building a snow shelter while on the first solo winter...

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    • Oil spill, April 1989.

    • Oil spill, April 1989.

    • Title taken from information with photograph. View of a fence surrounding an unknown object. The fence reads, "No smoking. Jet fuel." A helicopter is in the background, and people with orange suits are walking around. After the Exxon Valdez Oil...

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    • Memo Pad Apts

    • Memo Pad Apts

    • Title taken from caption. The sign on the left of the building, partly obscured by the streetlight, reads: The Memo Pad Cocktails. Anchorage building damaged by the 1964 earthquake. Building tentatively identified as located at 1019 4th (Fourth)...

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    • Motor home on a palette.

    • Motor home on a palette.

    • Photograph of a motor home on a palette, possibly so it can be placed onto a barge. A man is lying on the ground, partly beneath the vehicle, probably securing it to the palette. A stuffed Dalmatian dog can be seen in the windshield of the motor...

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    • Caviar processing.

    • Caviar processing.

    • View of a palette loader, and boxes on palettes presumably at a caviar processing plant in Dutch Harbor, Alaska. There are multiple boxes inside the building on palettes, a table, and stacked against the back wall. Two employees are also inside....

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