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Beth and Ernie Wackwitz photographs; 1933-1935. 0.01 cubic feet. hmc-0504. Photographs of a mining family in Fairbanks.

Frances and Harry Walton correspondence; 1923-1952. 0.6 cubic feet. hmc-0342. Letters to and from a couple who moved to Alaska in 1936 and spent time in the Matanuska-Susitna valley and in Livengood.

Jim Wanamaker papers; 1969-2009. 1.15 cubic feet. hmc-1108. Papers related primarily to transportation and trail issues in Anchorage.

Jesse and John Warner slides; 1974. 0.2 cubic feet. hmc-0984. Slides from group tour of Western Canada and Alaska.

Uvelta C. Weaver photographs; 1942-1943. 0.01 cubic feet. hmc-0873. Photographs taken by a soldier stationed at Fort Raymond in Seward, Alaska during World War II.

Julia Willma Weber papers; circa 1890-1910. .25 cu. ft. hmc-0344. Klondike era photograph album and diary.

Millie Wedel-Cowgill papers; 1950-2009. 25.5 cubic feet. hmc-1062. The papers of an Anchorage secondary high school teacher, Alaska Pacific University and University of Alaska Anchorage faculty member, and production company business owner.

Albert Weir photographs; circa 1942-1945. 0.01 cubic feet. Photographs of a man who worked on the ALCAN.

Dixie West photograph album; undated, 1942-1945. 0.25 cubic feet. hmc-0127. Photograph album of a nurse who worked at the Bishop Rowe Hospital in Ketchikan.

ROBERT WETHERN. Papers; n.d., 1973, 1977-1989, 1992. .1 cu. ft. Inventory. hmc-0433. Papers about Alaskan sportsman and bush pilot, Grenold Collins, and on waterfowl conservation.

Barrie M. White, Jr. papers; 1953-1956. 1.25 cubic feet. hmc-0598. Statehood-related papers of a delegate to the Alaska Constitutional Convention and president of Operation Statehood.

Fred Whitehead papers; 1948-2015. 0.01 cubic feet. hmc-1191. Letters written by a longtime Alaska resident and gold prospector.

Harris M. Whiting papers; 1936-1965. 1.2 cubic feet. hmc-0506. Papers and photographs of a managing engineer for construction of military facilities in Alaska.

Frank H. Whitney scrapbook; undated, 1925. 0.2 cubic feet. hmc-0894. Scrapbook of  an operator of Jewel Mine in Crow Creek Pass.

Robert Wickman papers; circa 1944-1945. 0.01 cubic feet. hmc-0498. Photographs and papers of a B-24 pilot in the 404th Bombardment Group, 11th Air Force, who served in the Aleutians.

Isaac and Margaret Wieler translations; 1979. 0.01 cubic feet. hmc-1030-AHS. Translations of two Russian language accounts of the 1812 Russian American Company shipwreck of the ship Neva.

C. Wilbert Alaska Highway construction photographs; circa 1943-1945. 0.25 cubic feet. hmc-0494. Photographs and postcards of the construction of the Alaska Highway.

Wildflower Garden Club records; 1973-2010. 3.8 cubic feet. hmc-1078. Scrapbooks and yearbooks of the Anchorage Wildflower Garden Club.

John H. Wilkins letter; 1943 May. 0.01 cubic feet. hmc-0931. Letter written by WWII soldier stationed in Nome, Alaska.

Elmer Williams photograph album; 1939-1956. 0.25 cubic feet. hmc-0569. Family photographs of locomotive engineer with the Alaska Railroad.

Crystal and Ray Williams photograph album; 1947. 0.01 cubic feet. hmc-0549. Photograph album of a Fairbanks couple involved in construction of 26-Mile airbase (Eielson Air Force Base).

CHARLES SAWYER WILSON (1904-1985). Papers; 1922, 1931-1972, 1975-1985. 4.4 cu. ft. Inventory. hmc-0416. Military, government, and Alaskan entomologist.

George W. Wilson papers; 1944. 0.02 cubic feet. hmc-0978. Photographs and a certificate from a WWII serviceman stationed in the Aleutians.

H.C. Wilson letter; 1891. 0.01 cubic feet. hmc-0979. Letter written by a schoolteacher in Klawock, AK.

HARRY R. WILSON (1897-1984). Papers; n.d., 1915-1983. .35 cu. ft. hmc-0351. Proponent of aviation training.

Mildred Stratton Wilson papers; 1925-1987. 3.5 cubic feet. hmc-0417. Copepoda research materials of the first Alaskan to receive an National Science Foundation grant.

Thomas Wilson papers; 1940-1994. 4.0 cubic feet. hmc-1226. Professional papers and maps of a petroleum geologist.

Fred Winters diary transcripts and translations; circa 1963-1974. 0.4 cubic feet. hmc-1111. Transcripts and translations of the diaries of a trapper dating from 1922-1938.

Alfred L. Winterton photographs; 1939, 1941. 0.01 cubic feet. hmc-0716. Photographs of a U.S. Army Air Corps photographer.

Susan Winton photographs; 1989-2000. 3.75 cubic feet. hmc-1176. Photographs taken by an Alaska resident and professional photographer.

Wiseman Trading Company records; 1925-1948. 9.95 cubic feet. hmc-0434. Business records of a general store on the Middle Fork of the Koyukuk River.

Eric Wohlforth papers; 1964-2014. 1.7 cubic feet. hmc-1201. Research files for an article on the 1964 Alaska earthquake and materials pertaining to the financing of the Alaska pipeline.

Betzi and Lyman Woodman papers; 1898-1999. 14.8 cubic feet. hmc-0353. Papers of two Alaskan journalists and free-lance writers.

World War II letter from Bill; 1944 October 12. 0.02 cubic feet. hmc-0814. U. S. Army soldier's letter to family with location codes for future letters from Alaska.

Alice Wran papers; 1909-1963. 0.80 cubic feet. hmc-0617.  Photograph albums and scrapbook of a Women’s Army Corps member who lived near the Kobuk River. 

Esther Wunnicke papers; 1955-2013. 2.25 cubic feet. hmc-1170. Papers of a women heavily involved in Alaska Native land rights, women’s rights, and Alaska oil and gas development and policies.

Last updated: January 6, 2011.

Historical Manuscripts Collection List