People 17

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

Associated Press Photo

Collection

Wimmer Collection

Time Period

1935

Description

The image shows a group of people, identified as the second contingent of Matanuska Colonists from Michigan & Wisconsin, walking beside railroad cars toward white tents in the middle ground. Pickup trucks and cars are at left, a small building is in near middle ground and the train depot is visible in far middle ground. Forest is in far middle ground with snow-clad Talkeetna Mountains in background.

Location

Palmer, Alaska

Type

Digital File-Black & White

ENTRY ID

People@2x-Wim

More from the 

Wimmer Collection

Explore the Rich History of the Matanuska Valley

This project is made possible by