Overturned truck on the Alaska Highway

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Title

Overturned truck on the Alaska Highway

Description

A truck carrying a piece of machinery is seen overturned on the side of a snowy road. Four men gather at one side of the truck. The front of the truck has inscribed on it, "ALCAN Nighthawk", "Give me room", and " This end first". Taken during the construction of the Alaska Highway.

Creator

Weir, Albert

Source

Albert Weir photographs, Archives and Special Collections, Consortium Library, University of Alaska Anchorage.

Date

1942-1945

Rights

Archives and Special Collections does not hold copyright to this item. Please contact Archives for further use.

Relation

https://archives.consortiumlibrary.org/collections/specialcollections/hmc-1203

Type

Image

Identifier

uaa-hmc-1203-12c

Files

uaa-hmc-1203-12c.jpg

Citation

Weir, Albert, “Overturned truck on the Alaska Highway,” Archives and Special Collections, UAA/APU Consortium Library online exhibits, accessed January 24, 2022, http://consortiumlibrary.org/archives/omeka/items/show/838.