Skip navigation

Historical Manuscripts Collection List »

C. M. THURSTON. (Ak. Hist. Soc. Col.). Photographs; n.d. 1906, 1915, 1920. .1 cu. ft.

This collection contains sixty-two original photographs which are primarily scenes of southeastern and southcentral Alaska. A number are signed Thurston or C.M.T. or are in the same handwriting. They depict a trip on the S.S. Bertha, mines (Beatson's Mine and the Elmar Mine), towns and areas (Ft. Liscum, Orca, Cordova, Seldovia, Valdez, and Yakutat), and places (St. Augustine Volcano and Broad Pass).

The collection was d eposited in the archives by the Alaska Historical Society in 1989.