Matanuska Valley Air View 5

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

T.H. Day, USDA Soil Conservation Service

Collection

SCS (Soil Conservation Service) Collection

Time Period

August 31, 1951

Description

Image is an oblique aerial view looking northwest across the Matanuska Valley with the braided channel of Matanuska River in foreground. The City of Palmer, Palmer Airport, and surrounding farms are evident beyond the river. Land clearing patterns are apparent. Talkeetna Mountains are in background.

Location

Palmer, Alaska

Type

Black & white paper print with negative, 4" x 5"

ENTRY ID

Palmer#2xn-SCS

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