Bert Bingle 1

Richard Estelle
Palmer Museum of History and Art
Open Finding Aid
Creator

Don Irwin

Collection

Irwin Collection

Time Period

1935-1940

Description

Image is a close-up of Rev. Bert Bingle, Presbyterian minister at Palmer. Rev. Bingle came to Palmer at the beginning of the Matanuska Colony project to establish the Presbyterian Church and lead construction of “The Church of a Thousand Trees”. He was a hands-on leader of many endeavors to build the new community.

Location

Palmer, Alaska

Type

Black & white negative, 2-3/4” x 4-1/2”

ENTRY ID

Man#n32x-Irw

Keywords

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