University of Alaska, Fairbanks
Materials relating to the Unuk River Mining and Dredging Company including prospectuses, testimonials and company statements
University of Alaska, Fairbanks
Fritz Werther Papers include Wiseman Trading Company and Northern Commercial Company invoices, location notices and claims in Wiseman area, contracts for property, and personal correspondence, 1945-1947
University of Alaska, Fairbanks
The Clausen Family Photograph Collection consists of 115 images. The bulk of the photographs were taken in Fairbanks and Interior Alaska, Nome, and Saint Michael by commercial photographers B.B. Dobbs, Harry H. Huey, L.E. Robertson, and others. Subjects include streetscapes, floods, waterfronts, mining activities, and dog sledding, as well as Inupiaq and Athapascan people, villages and fish camps
University of Alaska, Fairbanks
The John E. Holmes Collection consists of four photographs and a typed extract from an order issued at Fort Gibbon, Alaska, in 1915. Three of the photographs show Holmes mushing dogs at Iditarod, Seward, and Candle, Alaska. The fourth photograph, a real-photo postcard, shows a Siberian Eskimo woman and child. The order concerns delivering dogs to telegraph stations between Fort Gibbon and Chena, Alaska
University of Alaska, Fairbanks
The E. B. Collins Papers consist of small quantities of correspondence, photographs, and newsclippings, all relating to the life and activities of Earnest B. Collins and to his tenure as a member of the House of Representatives in Alaska's first Territorial Legislature. Also included in the collection are two Alaska State House Resolutions honoring Collins in 1963 and 1965, and a copy of the House Journal, Alaska State Legislature (5 March 1965), in which a letter from Collins is published. Among the fourteen photographs are four that depict the process of moving bison to Big Delta, Alaska, in 1928. The Margaret Collins Cooper series contains digital copy prints of two photograph albums and some loose photographs of Margaret and her family in Fairbanks and Fox, Alaska from ca. 1904-1921. Images include school outings, portraits, baseball games, residences, mining camps, friends and family. These images and the full album pages are also available on Alaska's Digital Archives at ... Read More
University of Alaska, Fairbanks
The Tom Scott Photograph Collection contains photographs of and around Eagle, Alaska, and of Fort Egbert, Alaska. Images include miners and pioneers going about their daily activities, as well as social events. Locations featured in this collection include an area approximately 18 miles Northwest of Eagle called Crooked Creek, where there was a mining camp in 1925, and Circle Hot Springs. Many of the people featured in this collection are identified
University of Alaska, Fairbanks
The James H. Condit Papers consist of diaries, stories, poems, and a Bible. The diaries date from 1912 to 1950 and record Condit's experiences as a Presbyterian missionary, his travels through Alaska and the lower 48, and his involvement with the Presbyterian Church. Condit made many friends during his travels and the diaries also include details of their lives and experiences -- Condit's 1912 diary describes his experiences in the Fairbanks region including accounts of hunting trips, scenery, weather and the people he met. His diaries from 1913 to 1921 describe his travel as General Missionary for Alaska, sermons given in various locations as well as other public speaking duties, his expenses, friends visited, and his personal observations of life around him. His later diaries describe his experiences as president of Sheldon Jackson Institute, his life in Alaska, and, later, his life in California and his continued involvement with the Presbyterian Church. After 1948, Condit's wife, ... Read More
University of Alaska, Fairbanks
Ts'ets'aut text and word list (1894) / Franz Boas -- Tlingit and Yakutat songs (1954) ; Notes on songs recorded in 1954 (1954) ; Classification of all Yakutat-Tlingit songs recorded in 1952 and 1954 (1954) / Frederica de Laguna -- Tsimshian lexicon -- Tsimshian (Nass) lexicon / Matthew W. Stirling
University of Alaska, Fairbanks
The Nancy Acklen Papers contain 15 photographs, a menu for dinner aboard the S.S. Alaska in June 1933, a letter, and a promissory note relating to a relative of Nancy Acklen, a teacher in Haines, Alaska
University of Alaska, Fairbanks
Wien Family Papers that accumulated from 1930s-1960s consist of Noel Wien's personal and professional papers and Ada Wien's Alaska Constitutional Convention papers. They include biographical information, correspondence, Wien Alaska Airlines records and promotional publications, Noel and Ada's literary manuscripts, notes and speeches. Photographs and slides, many of which were taken by Noel Wien, feature early Alaska aviation, Wien Alaska Airlines, and Wien family. Other items include family scrapbooks of clipping and ephemera, reel-to-reel tapes of testimonial dinner, and Alaska Constitutional Convention ephemera