Fair 5

Palmer Museum of History and Art
Palmer Museum of History and Art
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Creator

Hewitts Photo Shop

Collection

Wade, Cope Collection

Time Period

1936

Description

Image is of a canned salmon display at the first Matanuska Valley Fair at Palmer in fall of 1936. An array of cans of salmon on the table support a sign: "Matanuska Valley's First ANNUAL FAIR and ALASKA'S 58th NEW SALMON PACK FESTIVAL". Hanging on the wall above is a picture of a leaping salmon. Striped curtains are at both upper corners of the display and two ads for the salmon festival are tacked to the front of the table.

Location

Palmer, Alaska

Type

Black & White Paper Print, 4" x 5"

ENTRY ID

Fair#38x-Wad

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