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Caption

This picturesque scene is typical of a thriving fur industry which continues to add substantial income to Alaska's economy.

Physical Description

One color postcard with a divided back. The postcard was published by Alaska Color Card Company in Anchorage Alaska and features a color image by photographer Ward Wells. The postcard was printed by H.S. Crocker Co., Inc. in San Francisco, California.

Condition

Used

Postmark Date

1962-05-16

Sender

Aubrey [Fairbanks, Alaska]

Recipient

Mother Celeste Thompson [San Diego, California]

Excerpt from Message

Tuesday 15 May on a little trip North for a week- once again I have left my girls behind- Thinking about you and wishing you all the best. Aubrey

Language of Message

English

Language of Postcard

English

Location

United States–Alaska–Southeast Fairbanks Division–Delta Junction

Publisher

Alaska Color Card Company

Publisher Series

A-26

Printer

H.S. Crocker Co., Inc.

Photographer

Ward Wells

Printing Process

Lithograph

Date Issued

1856-

Object Type

Postcard

Object Size

14 X 09 cm

Original Collection

San Diego College for Women Postcard Collection

Digital Collection

American Postcard Collection

Digital Publisher

Copley Library. University of San Diego

Collection Number

Alaska-02

Date Digitized

2016-06-07

Image Format

Image/JPEG

Repository

Special Collections. Copley Library, University of San Diego

Image File Location

P:\SDCWPostcardCollection\UnitedStates\PacificWestern\Alaska-02A

Image File Size

312 KB

Copyright

Copyright not Evaluated

Keywords

Alaska, Hunting, Log cabins

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