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    • Village in the Aleutians.

    • Village in the Aleutians.

    • Title from verso.
      Photograph of an Aleutian village. The steamship at the dock might be the Victoria.
      Verso reads:
      "Taken on a dark day. Another village in the Aleutians. A good view of the ship you would take if you came up. These...

    • UAF-2003-183-18
    • Akulurak, boys' dorm.

    • Akulurak, boys' dorm.

    • Title from slide.

      The slide also reads, "Oct. 1949," and spells the village as "Akuluruk." There are several gray buildings, the closest of which has a bell tower. There are steps up to a porch, which has white and green railings. A group...

    • UAF-1997-108-547
    • Ice and water.

    • Ice and water.

    • Title from indexer.

      Some ice formations stand at the edge of a body of water, with a rock cliff rising steeply up behind the ice. Photo is of an unknown location but was taken from a folder labeled, "Various villages in N. W. Alaska,...

    • UAF-1997-108-574
    • Ranch.

    • Ranch.

    • Title from slide.

      The finding aid says, "Ranch Ferndale." This blurry photo shows the corner of a white one-story building with several trees growing beyond. The leaves are fully out and the grass is green, so it is summer. The sunshine is...

    • UAF-1997-108-720
    • Ranch Ferndale.

    • Ranch Ferndale.

    • Title from finding aid.

      Two men and a woman stand outside a one-story white building that has flowering shrubs and a sidewalk on one side. The man on the left is wearing denim overalls and a gray long-sleeved shirt. The woman is wearing a...

    • UAF-1997-108-721
    • Lona at ranch.

    • Lona at ranch.

    • Title from slide.

      Lona is waving from the driver's side of a two-tone car (possibly a DeSoto). The car is on a dirt driveway near a gray and white wooden building. In the background is another gray wooden building. Green grass, trees, and...

    • UAF-1997-108-722
    • Lona at Bass's.

    • Lona at Bass's.

    • Title from finding aid.

      "Lona - taken at Bass's," is written on the slide. There is another photo of Lona at Bass's in this collection, UAF-1997-108-111. She is holding strawberries, and is standing in front of some white blooming...

    • UAF-1997-108-723
    • Car by garage.

    • Car by garage.

    • Title from indexer.

      The finding aid says, "Garage." This photo is taken at the same location as UAF-1997-108-108. A white car with a darker toned top is parked in front of a white garage. A gray building is to the right of the garage, and a...

    • UAF-1997-108-724
    • Branches of cherries on car.

    • Branches of cherries on car.

    • Title from slide.

      Also written on the slide was, "Didn't show up." The finding aid says, "Garage." A woman in a blue dress stands holding a branch next to the white car with a darker roof. The photo is blurry, so you can't see the cherries...

    • UAF-1997-108-725
    • Peach trees.

    • Peach trees.

    • Title from finding aid.

      "Your peach tree & Al piling your lumber," is written on the slide. A man in blue denim overalls and a lighter blue shirt is bent over holding some lumber. A tree with green leaves is in the center of this photo, and...

    • UAF-1997-108-726
    • CAA Building.

    • CAA Building.

    • Title from slide.

      Slide also says, "Aug. 1949." CAA probably stands for Civil Aeronautics Administration. There are two white one-story buildings side by side, with what looks like a runway in the background. On the roof of the far building...

    • UAF-1997-108-729
    • Akuluruk [Akulurak].

    • Akuluruk [Akulurak].

    • Title from slide.

      "Oct. 1949," is also written on the slide. The light in this photo is coming from the horizon, beyond the buildings that are silhouetted against the sky. Everything in the foreground is in shadow except for what appears to...

    • UAF-1997-108-733
    • Moose.

    • Moose.

    • Title from slide.

      A moose can be seen at about the middle of the picture, but since it is at quite a distance not many details can be made out. A river traverses the top of the photo. Though the exact location of this photo is unknown, it...

    • UAF-1997-108-736
    • Hospital fire.

    • Hospital fire.

    • Title from slide.

      "Morlander," is also written on this slide. The scene is of the aftermath of the fire. Piles of debris and burned out equipment have a layer of snow over them. Though the exact location of this photo is unknown, it resides...

    • UAF-1997-108-741
    • Sam Miller's place, 1949.

    • Sam Miller's place, 1949.

    • Title from slide.

      Finding aid says, "Tosch at Sam Miller's." Also on slide in faint pencil is, "Grant." A man wearing a fur coat stands in front of a Native Alaskan home. Two Native Alaskan men stand at the doorway, and three or four puppies...

    • UAF-1997-108-746
    • Akiakchuk.

    • Akiakchuk.

    • Title from finding aid.

      What looks like "Akiakenuk" is written on the slide. It is possible they were attempting to write Akiachak. A white or beige building with a black roof has a wooden sidewalk leading to its door. The area is...

    • UAF-1997-108-748

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