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Photograph album of Hood Bay and Waterfall, Alaska [graphic].
BANC PIC 2005.090--ALB
Collection Overview

Title:

Photograph album of Hood Bay and Waterfall, Alaska

Abstract:

Album of snapshots documenting fish canning communities of Hood Bay and Waterfall, Alaska. Photographs depict canneries, local citizens (including Native Americans), town views, scenes of hunting and fishing, and nearby wilderness areas. A small group of young men, seasonal employees at the canneries, appear throughout the album.

Date:

1924-1925 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ak
Canned fish industry -- Alaska -- Photographs
Indians of North America -- Alaska -- Photographs
Hunting -- Alaska -- Photographs
Fishing -- Alaska -- Photographs
Alaska -- Pictorial works
Hood Bay (Alaska : Bay) -- Pictorial works
Waterfall (Alaska) -- Pictorial works

Note:

Photographer(s) unknown.
Some pages annotated in ms. to described location, subject matter, etc.
Title and date supplied by cataloger.
Library purchase. Provenance unknown.

Type:

graphic

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
1 album (ca. 315 photographic prints) : b&w ; album 19 x 29 cm.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 2005.090--ALB

Origin:

Alaska