• Creator
  • Case, W. H. (William Howard), 1868-1920
  • Created Date
  • 1904~
  • Description
  • View from the water of Sha-Kan (Shakan Bay) Alaska, ca. 1898-1910. Houses, a church and other buildings on waterfront.Caption on image: Native town. Sha-Kan, Alaska. W.H. Case. 161-NNotes from unidentified sources: Former summer village site of the Henya tribe of Tlingit that grew up around sawmill established in 1879; perhaps named after the Tlingit Chief Shakes PH Coll 300.29a.
  • Format
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    photograph
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