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    • Water Man.

    • Water Man.

    • Title taken from album.
      "Water Man 62 (degrees) below zero."
      Indexer's note - The severe cold is apparent by the heavy ice fog which seems to veil the photograph. The horses have blankets and protective face masks. The water appears to be...

    • UAF-1963-71-61
    • Camping out

    • Camping out

    • Title taken from caption.
      A group of Alaska Natives, probably a family, are standing in front of a tent. The women is carrying an infant on her back in a shawl and has a kerchief on her head. The man is wearing a straw hat and suspenders,...

    • UAF-1989-166-394-Print
    • Archie Laird

    • Archie Laird

    • Title taken from caption.
      Year ? Archie Laird is watching the ice break-up on the middle of Koyukuk river. He and I were mining at that time on Tramway Bar about 40 miles below Wiseman. Photograph type and size: 35 mm neg 73 - 243 3 1/4 x 4...

    • UAF-1973-0195-2
    • Tramway Bar Camp

    • Tramway Bar Camp

    • Title taken from caption.
      Circle Mining District. It was either in 1934 or 35. I was working there - 12 hrs a day, $ .62 / hour and no accommodation to speak of. Washtub bath only was available. At that time, in the bush that was rather...

    • UAF-1973-0195-5
    • Eagle Creek

    • Eagle Creek

    • Title taken from caption.
      View of the Eagle creek camp in 1935. "Berry holding company hydraulicking. As a miner, I was working on this creek for three seasons. S.M.S." Photograph type and size: 35 mm neg. 73 - 243, 3 x 5

    • UAF-1973-0195-3
    • Frank Miller

    • Frank Miller

    • Title taken from caption.
      " Summer of 1966 or 1968. Frank Miller in front of his home; (Road house, store and post office). In 1972 it was all gone. Frank died a few years ago and the house is completely burned. Note: Historical location of...

    • UAF-1973-0195-1
    • Mastodon Mining Co.

    • Mastodon Mining Co.

    • Title taken from caption.
      "Mastodon Mining Co. bought the ground from former owner - old man, Gus Erickson. Company paid $37,000 in 1933. I helped Gus to mine early in the spring. Later, Gus left the place and he gave the cabin to me. The...

    • UAF-1973-0195-4
    • Mastodon Mining Co.

    • Mastodon Mining Co.

    • Title taken from caption.
      Either in 1937 or 1938. Dam gates are open to clean the mud out of the pond. Dam had to be cleaned up once or twice a month." Photograph type and size: 35 mm neg. 74 - 5, 3 1/4 x 4 1/4.

    • UAF-1973-0195-7
    • Mastodon Creek

    • Mastodon Creek

    • Title taken from caption.
      1937 or 38 ? Mastodon Creek (way ahead after creek) Placer Mining operation. Elevated boxes used very efficiently. Pay dirt and lots of rocks (schist slabs) was dumped by the dragline into well constructed box with...

    • UAF-1973-0195-9
    • Mastodon Creek Mining Co.

    • Mastodon Creek Mining Co.

    • Title taken from caption.
      "In 1935 or 1936. 120 horsepower centrifugal pump against 100 feet head was used. In take - 12" pipe, outlet - 14" connected to 18" pipe delivering the water up to creek to the elevated boxes (Sluice boxes)." ...

    • UAF-1973-0195-11
    • Mastodon Mining Co.

    • Mastodon Mining Co.

    • Title taken from caption.
      "1935 or 1936, water dam returning the water through 18" pipe up to elevated boxes. 120 horsepower centrifugal pump was used against 100 feet head." Photograph type and size: 35 mm neg. 74 - 6, 3 1/4 x 4 1/4.

    • UAF-1973-0195-12
    • Printing

    • Printing

    • Title taken from caption.
      "13 Apr 45. [WACs setting type for printing]."

      World War II changed the lives of women in significant ways. The war not only drew American women to the labor force, but it also brought them into the organized...

    • UAF-2003-175-16
    • Ketchumstocks.

    • Ketchumstocks.

    • Title from caption on Album.
      "Ketchumstock Saul & Hootnah & Julius". [Outdoor portrait of a Native Alaskan family. The type of dwelling, caches, and racks of drying meat or fish seen in the background reflect their traditional way of life.]

    • UAF-1991-46-549

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