View From The Butte

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

Associated Press Photo

Collection

Wimmer Collection

Time Period

1939

Description

Image is an oblique view from Bodenburg Butte looking south over several Colony farmsteads. Barns & houses are visible and newly cleared fields are obvious within the remaining forest. Stump rows are evident within the fields, roads are apparent in foreground. The Knik River is visible in background.

Location

Matanuska Valley, Alaska

Type

Digital File-Black & White

ENTRY ID

Farms@1x-Wim

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