(4:45 min.) (22 of 24) 22 Matanuska Colony project
Assisted in shipping the Matanuska Colony. Some stuck it out; others only lasted a few weeks. The company shipped everything: buildings, concrete, and people. Sewick worked for the Alaska...
This photograph depicts Harold Pomeroy standing next to the "Tonsina," a ship docked at an unidentified harbor in Alaska. The boat has the word "Tonsina" written on its side. There is a jetty visible behind Harold, on which are stacked shipping...
Group of men using the railroad track and a cart with a dog team to haul supplies north from Seward, Alaska. Railroad ties lay by the side of the tracks. 1912-1915. Photographer: Sylvia Sexton. Original size of photograph: 5 1/4" x 3 1/4".
Men getting ready to hook up a team of horses to a loaded wagon in front of the Frye-Bruhn building in Seward, Alaska. Sign on building reads: "Frye-Bru[hn]." 1906-1912? Photographer: Sylvia Sexton. Original size of photograph: 5 1/2" x 3 1/2".
Six horses and wagon receive a big load off the Mariposa, tied up at the dock in Seward, Alaska. Weight on the crate is 1,000 lbs. ca. 1910-1913. Photographer: Sylvia Sexton. Original size of photograph: 5 1/2" x 3 1/2".
A man and a dog sitting on the seat of a horse-drawn wagon from the Alaska Transfer Company on 4th Avenue in Seward, Alaska. 1908-1912. Photographer: Sylvia Sexton. Original size of photograph: 5 1/2 x 3 1/2".
A group of people pose with horses and dogs in front of the Alaska Transfer Company. in Seward, Alaska. Sign on building reads: "Alaska Transfer." 1910? Photographer: Elsie Blue. Original size of photograph: 6 1/4" x 4".
The George King Collection describes in photographs and manuscript material early aviation in Alaska. There are two series in this collection. The first series consists of five photograph albums and two folders of loose photographs. The second...
54 second film clip, color/silent. From title frame: "May 4, 1939. Dickson Collection". Film shows a Star Airlines Bellanca take of from the ice on Lake Spenard, after mechanics are done looking at it. Aircraft N-Number is too faint to read.
76 second film clip, color/silent. Film shows a C-130 Hercules taking off from Fairbanks and flying to Sagwon. Once it lands, the cargo is unloaded. The front of the airplane bears the word "Interior".