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Charles F. Dery photograph albums of Alaska and Western Canada [graphic]
BANC PIC 1974.022-.027--ALB 1974.022; BANC PIC 1974.022-.027--ALB 1974.023; BANC PIC 1974.022-.027--ALB 1974.024; BANC PIC 1974.022-.027--ALB 1974.025; ...
Collection Overview

Title:

Charles F. Dery photograph albums of Alaska and Western Canada

Creator/Contributor:

Dery, Charles F., creator

Abstract:

Photographs of Alaska include highway construction, railways, churches, cemeteries, airplanes, roadside scenes, dwellings, local population, Eskimos, glaciers, waterscapes, snow, frozen landscapes, cabins and camps, etc. Alaskan and Canadian locations include Yukon, Klondike, Lake Bennett area, Dawson, White Horse Rapids, Miles Canyon, Sitka, Massacre and Kuluk Bays, etc. Most photos can be charactarized as touristic snapshots. Collection also includes newspaper clippings, some small maps, and poetry by Charles Dery.

Date:

ca. 1943-1949 (issued)

Subject:

n-cn-yk -- n-us-ak
Cemeteries -- Alaska -- Photographs
Dwellings -- Alaska -- Photographs
Indians of North America -- Alaska -- Photographs
Church buildings -- Alaska -- Photographs
Roads -- Design and construction -- Alaska -- Photographs
Alaska Highway -- Pictorial works
Whitehorse (Yukon) -- Pictorial works
Aleutian Islands (Alaska) -- Pictorial works
Alaska -- Pictorial works
Yukon Territory -- Pictorial works
Alaska -- Description and travel -- Pictorial works
Dawson (Yukon) -- Pictorial works
Sitka (Alaska) -- Pictorial works
Norman Wells Pipeline (N.W.T. and Alta.) -- Pictorial works

Note:

First album (1974.022) has been re-housed into two albums in one box.
Photographs taken and/or collected by Charles Dery.
Some albums contain extensive typed captions, some in verse.
STORED OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.
Dery and three companions were employees of Bechtel-Price-Callahan, surveying company stock along the Alaska Highway.

Type:

graphic

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
6 albums (ca. 550 photographic prints) : b&w, some hand colored ; 36 x 32 cm. or smaller.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 1974.022-.027--ALB 1974.022
BANC PIC 1974.022-.027--ALB 1974.023
BANC PIC 1974.022-.027--ALB 1974.024
BANC PIC 1974.022-.027--ALB 1974.025
BANC PIC 1974.022-.027--ALB 1974.026
BANC PIC 1974.022-.027--ALB 1974.027
BANC PIC 1974.022-.027--ALB
BANC PIC 1974.022-.027--ALB

Origin:

Alaska

Copyright Note:

STORED OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.