• Creator
  • Hunt, P. S. (Phinney S.), 1866-1917
  • Description
  • Caption on image: Wrangell, Alaska. WPCo Juneau. 84.Handwritten on verso of image: Our precious little white church looms up like a beacon. Organized Aug. 3, 1879 by Rev. Dr. A.L. Lindsley, pastor of 1st Pres[byterian]. Ch[urch]., of Portland, Ore. Founder of Alaska Missions. He took up materials required for the edifice from which it was shortly built, the work being superintended by Rev. S. Hall Young who was already on the ground, and remai... more
    Caption on image: Wrangell, Alaska. WPCo Juneau. 84.Handwritten on verso of image: Our precious little white church looms up like a beacon. Organized Aug. 3, 1879 by Rev. Dr. A.L. Lindsley, pastor of 1st Pres[byterian]. Ch[urch]., of Portland, Ore. Founder of Alaska Missions. He took up materials required for the edifice from which it was shortly built, the work being superintended by Rev. S. Hall Young who was already on the ground, and remained pastor 7 years. It was the first Presbyt[eria]n building in Alaska and the first Protestant American building,--church. The original of this image is by Hunt, P. S. (Phinney S.) Filed in Alaska--Cities/Location--Wrangell. less
  • Format
  • Postcard
    image
    3.5 x 5.5 in.
    Scanned from an original photographic postcard using a Microtek ArtixScan 1800f at 110 dpi in JPEG format at compression rate 3 and resized to 768x600 ppi. 2005