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Dates:
circa 1906-1943
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
AAA.poorhenr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

There are many photographs of Alaska taken in 1943 when Poor was a war correspondent. Landscapes and aerial views of the territory, boats and boatbuilding, dogs, airplanes, buildings, and other subjects illustrate village life. Some illustrations for An Artist Sees Alaska are based on these photographs. Photographs of places do not include houses ...

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Dates:
circa 1890s-circa 1961
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
AAA.poorhenr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Some of the unidentified figure studies, portraits, and heads of women are probably Bessie and Anne Poor. Illustrations include those produced for Ethan Frome and The Scarlet Letter, and some that may have been intended for A Book of Pottery. Drawings produced in 1943 while Poor was a war correspondent in Alaska may have served as visual notes or i...

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Creators:
Ivanoff, Stephen ?
Dates:
ca. 1890-1900
Size:
130 Items (ca. 130 drawings)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS260447
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Dates:
1928-2006
Level:
series
Size:
0.4 Linear feet (Boxes 1-2)
Collection ID:
AAA.meckaust
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters include communications from the Federal Works Agency Public Buildings Administration concerning the Carville, Louisiana Marine Hospital Water Color Competition and reference letters in support of Appel's application for a Guggenheim Fellowship, including one by Ernest Gruening, then Governor of Alaska. Gruening became acquainted with Appel'...

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Level:
series
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7364
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This series consists of journals and notebooks documenting field work and official travel of Edward William Nelson. Especially well documented is his ethnological and natural history field work in Alaska, 1877-1881; his participation on the Corwin Expedition, 1881; and his field explorations of Mexico with Edward Alphonso Goldman, ...

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Creators:
Swan, James G., 1818-1900
Dates:
October 11, 1875
Size:
19 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1207A
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Report of a cruise in the U. S. Steamer Wolcott of the Revenue Marine Service, June-July, 1875 in the waters of Alaska and British Columbia. A chart, referred to on page 1 of the letter is not present: "I send a chart published by the English Admiralty of that portion of the Northwest Coast from Fort Simpson, British Columbia to Cross Sound, Alaska...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Department of Invertebrate Zoology
Dates:
1935-1973
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 13-073
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of correspondence of curators in the Department of Invertebrate Zoology and its predecessors, the Department of Biology, the Department of Zoology, and the Division of Marine Invertebrates. The majority of this collection is from Mildred S. Wilson, Assistant Curator, 1944-1946, and Research Associate, 1946-1973. In 1948...

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Dates:
1928-1973
Level:
series
Size:
2 map drawers
Collection ID:
NAA.1998-89
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This series contains maps of Alaska, most of which have been annotated by de Laguna. Of special interest is a map of the Brunton-Time Traverse of the Khotol River and Kaiyuh Slough/Tributary to the Yukon River near Kaltag, Alaska with place names by de Laguna. Also among her maps is a 1928 right of way and track map of the Alaskan railroad.