Title taken from verso. Aerial view, showing total destruction of facility. During an earthquake and tidal wave [tsunami] of April 1, 1946, Scotch Cap Lighthouse was destroyed. All five crewmen at the station were killed.
Verso: "Capt. Street, returning from Nome, 5 hours 50 minutes flying . . ." Part of the New York to Nome Alaskan Flying Expedition, which used DH-4 de Havilland biplanes, under command of Capt. St. Clair Streett