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A guide to the G. Frank Williss postcard collection, 1925-1930
P02-026 (SAFR 24254)  
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Description
The G. Frank Williss postcard collection, 1925-1930, (SAFR 24254, P02-026) is comprised of photographic postcards mainly of fishing activities in Alaska. The collection has been processed to the Collection level and is open for use.
Background
PRINZ SIGISMUND (built 1902; steamship) was built in Rostock, Germany. She was seized by the U.S. government during World War I, renamed GENERAL W.C. GORGAS, and used as a troop transport. In 1926, GENERAL W.C. GORGAS was purchased from the Panama Railroad Company by Libby, McNeill & Libby for use in their cannery business. She returned to troop transport service during World War II.
Extent
12 items.
Restrictions
Some material may be copyrighted or restricted. It is the researcher's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections.
Availability
This collection is open for use unless otherwise noted.