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Guide to the Unidentified family papers
1957-1984

Collection number: HMC-0869.
Creator: unknown.
Title: Unidentified family papers.
Dates: 1957-1984. 
Volume of collection: 0.7 cubic feet. 
Language of materials: The materials in this collection are in English.
Collection summary: Slides and home videos of an Alaskan family.

Biographical note:
Unknown at this time.

Collection description:
This collection contains 674 slides, five film reels, one VHS tape, and two mini DVs of an Alaskan family. Subjects of the slides include sheep hunts in Brooks Range, deer and elk hunts in Idaho and California, scenes of the Kenai River and Long Lake, Alaska, as well as family photographs. The film reels and tapes include Alaska, snowmobiling, sled dog races, boat races, a sheep hunt, and a Fur Rendezvous parade, as well as fishing, airplanes at Merrill Field, aerial views of Anchorage, and camping.

Arrangement: The collection is arranged by audio/visual type.

Digitized copies: Film reels have been converted to VHS and mini DVs. Digital copies of collection material are not available online. For information about obtaining digital copies, please contact Archives and Special Collections.

Rights note: Archives does not hold copyright to the material in this collection.

Preferred citation: Unidentified family papers, Archives and Special Collections, Consortium Library, University of Alaska Anchorage.

Acquisition note: This collection was purchased at internet auction in 2006.

Processing information: This collection was described by Veronica Denison in 2014.