Skip navigation

Historical Manuscripts Collection List »

ANONYMOUS SOUTHEAST ALASKA TOURIST. Photograph Album; ca. 1935. 0.1 cu. ft.

This collection consists of an album of photographs collected by a tourist on a visit to Southeast Alaska and Oregon, circa 1935. The collection includes 83 black and white prints pasted onto original album pages, a xerographic copy, and 26 conservation negatives of selected prints. The photographs are primarily from commercially produced sets. The images include many scenic shots, as well as villages, towns, wildlife, Natives, totems, ships, and aerial views. Places pictured include: Juneau, Skagway, Wrangell, Sitka, Haines, Ketchikan, Chilkoot Pass, White Pass, and Taku Glacier in Alaska; White Horse, Prince Rupert, and Lake Bennett in Canada; and Wizard Island and Crater Lake in Oregon.

The collection was acquired by the archives in 1999.

HMC-0635
KRH (10/1999)

List:

This collection contains 83 different, original, black and white prints pasted onto album pages. Photographs with copy negatives are denoted with an asterisk (*).

Page 1:
1a. “The Moccasin Makers”; Group of Native women selling moccasins; n.d. (1.5 x 2.5).
1b. “Indian Traders”; Native women paddling in canoe; n.d. (1.5 x 2.5).
1c. “Mendenhall Glacier – Juneau, Alaska, Aug. 1935”; Four female tourists on glacial till; 1935. (2.5 x 4).*
1d. “Six Little Alaskan Natives”; Three Native girls with three puppies; n.d. (1.5 x 2.5).
1e. “Alaskan Belles”; Three Native girls in fur parkas; n.d. (1.5 x 2.5).

Page 2:
2a. “Taku Inlet, Alaska”; n.d. (2.5 x 3.5).
2b. “Taku Glacier”; n.d. (2.5 x 3.5).
2c. “Mendenhall Glacier”; n.d. (2.5 x 3.5).
2d. Group of tourists looking at totems; n.d. (2.5 x 3.5).*
2e. “Soapy Smith’s Skull”; Skagway Harbor; n.d. (2.5 x 3.5).
2f. “Prince Rupert, B.C.”; taken from hill above town; n.d. (2.5 x 3.5).*

Page 3:
3a. “Wrangell Narrows”; n.d. (2.5 x 3.5).
3b. “Wrangell Narrows”; n.d. (2.5 x 3.5).
3c. “Wrangell, Alaska”; from above; n.d. (2.5 x 3.5).
3d. “Mt. Harding, Skagway, Alaska”; view from harbor; n.d. (2.5 x 3.5).
3e. “Skagway, Alaska”; harbor view; n.d. (2.5 x 3.5).*
3f. “Juneau, Alaska”; view from Douglas, across Gastineau Channel; n.d. (2½ x 3½).*

Page 4:
4a. “Denver Glacier from the Air”; n.d. (3.5 x 5.5).*
4b. “Air view near Skagway, Alaska”; Dedman Post Card; (3.5 x 5.5).*
4c. “Airplane View Near Skagway, Alaska”; Dedman Post Card; (3.5 x 5.5).*

Page 5:
5a. “Airview, Alaska”; mountains and clouds; n.d. (3.5 x 4.5).
5b. “Skagway and Lynn Canal – Alaska”; n.d. (1.5 x 2.5).
5c. “Mt. McKinley”; n.d. (1.5 x 2.5).
5d. “Airview”; mountains and clouds; n.d. (3.5 x 4.5).*
5e. “Ribbon Glacier”; aerial view; n.d. (3.5 x 4.5).
5f. “Auk Lake Near Juneau, Alaska”; n.d. (1.5 x 2.5).

Page 6:
6a. “Wrangell, Alaska”; no. A196; n.d. (1.5 x 2.5).
6b. “Taku Glacier, Alaska”; boat in foreground; n.d. (2.5 x 4.5).*
6c. “Flying over Alaska”; Ford Trimotor from air; n.d. (2.5 x 4.5).*
6e. “Petersburg and Wrangell Narrows – Alaska”; photo by Winter & Pond Co., Juneau; n.d. (1.5 x 2.5).
6f. “Dyea Inlet and Long Bay from Air”; n.d. (2.5 x 4.5).

Page 7:
7a. “S.S. Prince Robert”; n.d. (2.5 x 4.5).*
7b. “Ketchikan, Alaska”; n.d. (1.5 x 2.5).*
7c. “Mining at Juneau, Alaska”; Treadwell Mine from channel; n.d. (1.5 x 2.5).
7d. “White Pass Train near Summit, Alaska”; n.d. (2.5 x 4.5).*
7e. “White Pass Plane – Skagway, Alaska”; Ford Trimotor; n.d. (2.5 x 4.5).*
7f. “Douglas, Alaska”; n.d. (1.5 x 2.5).

Page 8:
8a. “Chilkoot Barracks and Haines, Alaska”; n.d. (2.5 x 4.5).*
8b. “Mt. Edgecombe, Alaska”; n.d. (1.5 x 2.5).
8c. “Capital City of Juneau, Alaska”; n.d. (1.5 x 2.5).
8d. “Air View”; mountains; n.d. (2.5 x 4.5).
8e. “The Chilkoot Pass”; aerial view; n.d. (2.5 x 4½).
8f. “Historic City of Sitka, Alaska”; (1.5 x 2.5).

Page 9:
9a. “Lake Bennett from the Air”; n.d. (2.5 x 4.5).
9b. “Packers ascending Chilkoot Pass – Alaska – 1878”; n.d. (copy, 1.5 x 2.5).*
9c. “Passenger Liner at Taku Glacier, Alaska”; n.d. (1.5 x 2.5).
9d. “Glaciers on Chilkoot Pass”; n.d. (2.5 x 4.5).
9e. “Skagway, Alaska”; view towards harbor; n.d. (2.5 x 4.5).*
9f. “Lover’s Lane, Sitka, Alaska”; totems along path; n.d. (1.5 x 2.5).*

Page 10:

10a. Boundary between Alaska and Canada; n.d. (2.5 x 4.5).*
10b. “Soapy Smith’s Skull”; Skagway, Alaska; n.d. (2.5 x 4.5).*
10c. “Inscription on Old Church at Lake Bennett”; n.d. (2.5 x 4.5).
10d. “The Log Church at White Horse, Yukon Territory”; n.d. (Post Card, 5.5 x 3.5).*

Page 11:
11a. “Caribou Swimming Across the Yukon”; n.d. (2.5 x 4.5).
11b. “An Iceberg from Taku Glacier”; n.d. (1.5 x 2.5).
11c. “Auk Lake – Juneau, Alaska”; n.d. (2.5 x 4.5).
11d. “Monument to Dead Horses at Inspiration Point, White Pass, Alaska”; n.d. (2.5 x 4.5).*
11e. “Church at Metlakatla, Built by Wm. Dugan”; n.d. (1.5 x 2.5).*
11f. Monument to Pack Animals on White Pass and Yukon Railway; n.d. (2.5 x 4.5).

Page 12:

12a. “Replica of Russian Church at Sitka, Alaska”; Ordway photograph, No. 35, 35437; n.d. (3.5 x 4).
12b. Old totem pole; n.d. (Post Card, 3.5 x 5.5).*
12c. “The Midnight Sun – Alaska”; n.d. (1.5 x 2.5).
12d. “The Block House, Sitka, Alaska”; Ordway Photograph, No. 34, 35992; n.d. (Post Card, 3.5 x 5.5).*

Page 13:
13a. “Wizard Island”; Kiser Photograph; n.d. (3.5 x 4.5).
13b. “Sunset from Kerr Notch”; Kiser Photograph; n.d. (3.5 x 4.5).
13c. “East from the Kiser Rim Trail”; Kiser Photograph; n.d. (3.5 x 4.5).

Page 14:
14a. “Dutton Cliff and the Phantom Ship”; Kiser Photograph; n.d. (3.5 x 4.5).
14b. “Phantom Ship and Wizard Island”; Kiser Photograph; n.d. (3.5 x 4.5).
14c. “Skell Head and Mt. Thielsen”; Kiser Photograph; n.d. (3.5 x 4.5).

Page 15:
15a. “Wizard Island”; Kiser Photograph; n.d. (3.5 x 4.5).
15b. “Sunset from Wizard Island”; Kiser Photograph; n.d. (3.5 x 4.5).
15c. “East from Rim Drive near Watchman”; Kiser Photograph; n.d. (3.5 x 4.5).

Page 16:
16a. “Rogue River Falls, Medford – Crater Lake Road”; Kiser Photograph; n.d. (3.5 x 4.5).
16b. “Wizard Island and Llao Rock”; Kiser Photograph; n.d. (3.5 x 4.5).
16c. “Lady of the Woods”; Kiser Photograph; n.d. (3.5 x 4.5).

Page 17:
17a. “Rim Road and Union Peak”; Kiser Photograph; n.d. (3.5 x 4.5).
17b. “The Phantom Ship”; Kiser Photograph; n.d. (3.5 x 4.5).
17c. “Garfield Peak and East”; Kiser Photograph; n.d. (3.5 x 4.5).

Page 18:
18a. Crater Lake from wooded shore; n.d. (3 x 5).
18b. “Crater Lake from the Air”; Kiser Photograph; n.d. (3.5 x 4.5).
18c. “Grand Arch, West Rim”; Kiser Photograph; n.d. (3.5 x 4.5).
18d. Unidentified scenic view down mountain ridge; n.d. (2.5 x 3.5).