Collection Photo, Print, Drawing Coast Guard health mission to Alaska
About this Item
- Coast Guard health mission to Alaska
- Images document a U.S. Coast Guard's department of health providing services to and interacting with the native villagers from Bering Sea and Arctic areas. They include: a woman and a child from St. Lawrence Island getting a dental exam; chest X-rays; villagers in a boat and in line for dental exams; an Eskimo trading ivory items with coast guard crew; an Eskimo man operating a film projector; and Eskimos and guards playing baseball.
Created / Published
- - United States.--Coast Guard
- - Indians of North America--Alaska--1950-1960
- - Eskimos--1950-1960
- - Health care--Alaska--1950-1960
- Photographic prints--1950-1960.
- - Photographer: U.S. Coast Guard.
- - LOT title and other information from Indians of North America ... Library of Congress, 2001.
- - Transfer; 1955.
- 10 photographic prints ; 8 x 10 in.
Call Number/Physical Location
- LOT 7211 (F) [P&P]
- Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
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Coast Guard health mission to Alaska. Alaska, 1955. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2004665203/.
APA citation style:
(1955) Coast Guard health mission to Alaska. Alaska, 1955. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2004665203/.
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Coast Guard health mission to Alaska. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2004665203/>.