Photo, Print, Drawing 2960 Tongass Avenue (Duplex), Ketchikan, Ketchikan Gateway Borough, AK
About this Item
- 2960 Tongass Avenue (Duplex), Ketchikan, Ketchikan Gateway Borough, AK
- Contributor Names
- Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
- U.S. Coast Guard
- U.S. Air Force
- Navy Yard Puget Sound
- Wittler-Brochier-Stong & Associates, contractor
- Steven Peters & Associates, contractor
- U.S. Coast Guard, sponsor
- Brochier, Allan, field team
- Millard, Linda, field team
- Smith, Stefhanie, field team
- Christianson, Justine, transmitter
- Created / Published
- Documentation compiled after 1933
- Subject Headings
- - wood structural frames
- - Craftsman architectural elements
- - duplexes
- - bungalows
- - domestic life
- - military organizations
- - Alaska -- Ketchikan Gateway Borough -- Ketchikan
- Latitude / Longitude
- - The field records for HABS AK-253 contain photographs of 2960 Tongass Avenue.
- - Significance: The duplex was constructed in 1921 as housing for married Navy personnel stationed at Naval Radio Station, Ketchikan. Today this duplex and a single-family dwelling [see HABS AK-253] are the only components left of the early wireless telegraph station and depict the early history and development of communications in Ketchikan.
- - Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N2139
- - Survey number: HABS AK-254
- - Building/structure dates: 1921 Initial Construction
- - Building/structure dates: after 1996 Demolished
- Data Page(s): 11
- Call Number/Physical Location
- HABS AK-254
- Source Collection
- Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)
- Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print
- Control Number
- Rights Advisory
- No known restrictions on images made by the U.S. Government; images copied from other sources may be restricted. http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/114_habs.html
- Online Format
- Data Page(s): 11
- Brochier, Allan
- Christianson, Justine
- Historic American Buildings Survey
- Millard, Linda
- Navy Yard Puget Sound
- Smith, Stefhanie
- Steven Peters & Associates
- U.S. Air Force
- U.S. Coast Guard
- Wittler-Brochier-Stong & Associates
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Chicago citation style:
Historic American Buildings Survey, Creator, U.S. Coast Guard, U.S. Air Force, Navy Yard Puget Sound, Contractor Wittler-Brochier-Stong & Associates, Contractor Steven Peters & Associates, Sponsor U.S. Coast Guard, Allan Brochier, Linda Millard, and Stefhanie Smith. Tongass Avenue Duplex, Ketchikan, Ketchikan Gateway Borough, AK. Alaska Ketchikan Ketchikan Gateway Borough, 1933. Documentation Compiled After. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/ak0645/.
APA citation style:
Historic American Buildings Survey, C., U.S. Coast Guard, U.S. Air Force, Navy Yard Puget Sound, Wittler-Brochier-Stong & Associates, C., Steven Peters & Associates, C. [...] Smith, S. (1933) Tongass Avenue Duplex, Ketchikan, Ketchikan Gateway Borough, AK. Alaska Ketchikan Ketchikan Gateway Borough, 1933. Documentation Compiled After. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/ak0645/.
MLA citation style:
Historic American Buildings Survey, Creator, et al. Tongass Avenue Duplex, Ketchikan, Ketchikan Gateway Borough, AK. Documentation Compiled After. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/ak0645/>.