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file
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7319
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

General correspondence for The Birds of Alaska, 1944-1958

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series
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7181
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

In May 1895, Frederick William True and Leonhard Stejneger were temporarily detailed to the United States Fish Commission to make a special study of seal rookeries in Alaska. This series contains notebooks and related materials maintained by True on that trip.

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file
Collection ID:
NASM.2004.0063
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
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Dates:
circa 1940-circa 1960
Level:
series
Size:
0.2 Linear feet (Box 2)
Collection ID:
AAA.fedogeor
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Fedoroff's personal photographs include portraits, snapshots of Fedoroff with others including Senator Ted Stevens, his workshop, and his homes. Also found are photographs of Alaska Native craftsmen at work carving totems and other pieces at the Mt. Edgecumbe School, Edgecumbe, Alaska; Sitka, Alaska, and Mekoryuk Village, on Nunivak Island, Alaska.

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Creators:
Curtis, Edward S., 1868-1952
Dates:
1899 July
Level:
item
Size:
1 Photographic print
1 lantern slide
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.053
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Captain Peter Doran posed on the steamship S. S. George W. Elder, holding a sextant, on the coast of Alaska. Men sit in lifeboats behind him.

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Creators:
Averell, William H.
Dates:
1899 June
Level:
item
Size:
1 Photographic print
1 lantern slide
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.053
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Members of the expedition in a lifeboat aboard the steamship S. S. George W. Elder, June 1899, on the coast of Alaska. Man on the right is possibly John Burroughs; "No. 1" painted on lifeboat.