Alaska Map Collection, 1889-1928. [microform].


Alaska Map Collection, 1889-1928. [microform].

Nautical charts showing lagoons, bays, ports, lakes, and rivers in Bristol Bay, the Alaska Peninsula, Kodiak Island and southeastern Alaska. Charts often show water depthts and locations of fish traps, hatcheries, canneries, native villages and towns.

70 maps.

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Moser, Jefferson F. (person)

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An association of Alaska salmon canneries chartered in 1892 from 11 independent canneries, canneries, with headquarters in San Francisco. In the 1960's central offices moved to the Blaine, Wash. area and the association was sold to Del Monte Corp. along with their parent company, California Packing Corp. The Alaska Packers Associations was still operational, as of 1982, as a subsidiary of Del Monte Corp. The APA operated an extensive fleet of ships, maintained files on v...