Palmer Buildings

Richard Estelle
Palmer Museum of History and Art
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Creator

Unknown

Collection

Wimmer Collection

Time Period

1935-1945

Description

Image is a west-facing view of tents and small buildings, some that served the Matanuska Colonists at Palmer during the early summer of 1935, some part of John Bugge’s homestead and other adjacent homesteads. The “Wasilla Road”, as it was called in Palmer, is prominent in foreground. A pole barn is evident in foreground, Bugge’s hay barn is visible in middle ground. Bugge’s fields are evident in background with forest beyond.

Location

Palmer, Alaska

Type

Digital File-Black & White

ENTRY ID

Palmer@16x-Wim

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