Frank La Roche photographs of Alaska

Frank La Roche photographs of Alaska

Dates: approximately 1890-1929

Collection includes four photographs of Alaskan Native Americans, totem poles, and a glacier, taken by Frank La Roche between the 1890s and the 1920s.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.01 linear ft.)
  • Creator: La Roche, Frank
  • Call Number: MSS P 471
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; Photograph Archives; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research. Items kept in cold storage; access requires 24 hours advance notice.
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Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Frank La Roche photographs of Alaska must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS P 471; Frank La Roche photographs of Alaska; Photograph Archives; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS P 471, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Photographs previously included in the Tammen Collection.
Subject Terms
Glaciers--Alaska--Photographs; Indians of North America--Alaska--Photographs; Totem poles--Alaska--Photographs
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Physical Location
L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah 84602.
Appraisal Information
Photographs (Photograph Archives).
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Finding Aid Title
La Roche (Frank) photographs of Alaska
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Abe Austin
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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-01-26T04:29-0700
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Biographical Info:

Biographical/Historical note

Frank La Roche (1853-1936) was a photographer from Washington State. He also traveled to Alaska regularly to take photographs.

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