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Description: Alaska Roll 1 Alaska VS train POV snow-covered mountains in distance & lake / glacier, train proceeding along tracks. Anchorage, Alaska VS residential houses w/ gardens, street scenes w/ (“Cheechako Tavern Cafe” light / sign partially visible), facade Courthouse, mountains surrounding city (Chugach Mountains?). Man looking at map of Alaska. Fairbanks, Alaska VS cityscape, street scenes, post office / courthouse.
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Clip #: AD-132-1
Length: 4:30
Color: B/W
Library: Getty Images
Decade: 1940s
Filmmaker: Andre de la Varre
Region: North America
Country: United States
State: Alaska
City: Anchorage
Original: 16mm
1930s, 1940s, travelogues, Alaska, United States, Alaskans, wilderness, countryside, country, mountains, mountain ranges, Denali National Park, Alaska Range, sleigh dogs, sledge dogs, sleddogs, dog sled dogsled, working animals, animal powered vehicles, Yukon Ridge, territories, transportation, trains, railroad, railway, ships, rivers, lakes, glaciers

Travelogue from the 1930s or early 1940s in Alaska with street scenes and residential houses in Fairbanks and Anchorage, sled dogs being hitched to harnesses and a sled, train POVS of mountain ranges (including probably the Alaskan Range with the towering Mt McKinley), prominent historical locations along the Alaskan railroad, and views from a ship probably on the Yukon River with a glacier and mountains along the river banks.

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