• Description
  • This mill could be part of the APC operations described in the following, which might point toward a photo date range 1959-1993:The Alaska Pulp Company (APC) was closed in 1993. The mill produced pulp for 34 years from its opening in 1959 until it suspended operations in 1993. APC is located at Sawmill Cove in Silver Bay, Alaska. The APC covers approximately 70 acres of land and is located five miles east of Sitka. The site is composed of thre... more
    This mill could be part of the APC operations described in the following, which might point toward a photo date range 1959-1993:The Alaska Pulp Company (APC) was closed in 1993. The mill produced pulp for 34 years from its opening in 1959 until it suspended operations in 1993. APC is located at Sawmill Cove in Silver Bay, Alaska. The APC covers approximately 70 acres of land and is located five miles east of Sitka. The site is composed of three main areas which include the Mill Waste Water Treatment Plant, the Mill Filter Plant to the north, and the main mill area to the south. These areas are surrounded by a security fence. The Wastewater Treatment Plant and the main mill area are bounded on the northeast by Sawmill Creek; to the north, north east, and west by the University of Alaska Trust Lands and by the Tongass National Forest; and to the south by Sawmill Cove. The Filter Plant is located east of Sawmill Creek and is bounded to the north and west by Sawmill Creek, and by Bear... less
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    Scanned from a photographic print using a Microtek Scanmaker 9600XL at 100 dpi in JPEG format at compression rate 3 and resized to 768x600 ppi. 2005