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Benjamin G. Griffith letters, to his family, 1924-1927.
BANC MSS 75/146 p
Collection Overview

Title:

Benjamin G. Griffith letters: to his family, 1924-1927
History of science and technology collection

Creator/Contributor:

Griffith, Benjamin G., creator

Abstract:

Written during the period he was employed by Libby, McNeill & Libby as a radio operator in the company's canneries in Alaska. The letters comment on the voyages to Alaska, setting up the station at Egegik, life and working conditions there, etc. Included also: three letters from Libby, McNeill & Libby to his parents; and a letter written by his sister describing the outset of the first voyage to Alaska.

Date:

1924 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ak -- n-us-wa
Libby, McNeill & Libby (Seattle, Wash.)
Radio operators -- Alaska
Canned foods industry -- Alaska
Alaska -- Social life and customs

Note:

Included in: History of Science and Technology Collection.
Microfilm available.
Photographs transferred to the Bancroft Pictorial Collections (BANC PIC 1975.021--PIC and BANC PIC 1975.047--PIC)

Type:

Photographs.

Physical Description:

1 box (.25 linear ft.).

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 75/146 p

Origin:

California