- Collection ID:
Copper River and Northwestern Railway
- Physical Description:
Collection documents the Copper River and Northwestern Railway bridge in Alaska.
Collection consists of black-and-white construction photographs (3.5 in x 5.5 in) of building the Copper River Bridge in Alaska. the photographs also depict work camps with construction workers (1909) and engineer's reports (1910) by A.C. O'Neel, bridge engineer and E.C. Hawkins, chief engineer.
Collection is arranged topically.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Collection found in collections. Immediate source of acquisition unknown.
Collection processed by Alison Oswald, archivist, 2023.
Collection transferred to the Archives Center from the Division of Work & Industry in February 2022.
Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research. Unprotected photographs must be handled with gloves.
Copper River Northwestern Railway Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Conditions Governing Use
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
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