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Canneries and packing houses

Subject Source: Photosub

Found in 15 Collections and/or Records:

Cannery at Taku Harbor., undated

 Item — Photo box 1: Series 10. [Barcode: 35025041841368]
Identifier: PH001_0098

Steamer "The Glory of the Seas," a floating cannery for the Alaska Fish Co., in Hawk Inlet, Alaska. Small fishing boat anchored alongside cannery. [Former Cape Horn clipper ship], undated

 Item — Photo box 11: Series 10. [Barcode: 35025041841467]
Identifier: PH001_1298

The "Glory of the Seas" was a clipper sailing ship that sailed around Cape Horn for years. Then went to Alaska and was well known there. Finally was stripped of rigging and made into a floating cannery.

Dates: undated