• Creator
  • King, John Nevin
  • Created Date
  • 1858-1859
  • Description
  • John Nevin King's diary documents his time serving on the Northwest Boundary Survey in Alaska in the late 1850s. The diary offers descriptions of the boundary project as well as depictions of life in Alaska. He discusses the land, ecology, and weather conditions. He also references the Native American and Russian populations living in Alaska during this time.
  • Format
  • Text
    Diary
    Scanned from original text or image at 200 dpi saved in TIFF format, resized and enhanced using Adobe Photoshop, and imported as JPEG2000 using Contentdm software's JPEG2000 Extension. 2014