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Author Johnson, Katherine.

Title Buried dreams : the rise and fall of a clam cannery on the Katmai coast / Katherine Johnson, Katmai National Park and Preserve.

Publication Info. [Anchorage, Alaska] : [National Park Service], 2002.

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Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Freeport PL Adult Non-Fiction - FPLY-13  979.84 JOH    AVAILABLE
Description 124 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 28 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series NPS D-87
NPS D-87.
Note "December 2002"--Page 2 of cover.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 121-124).
Note "NPS D-87"--Page 2 of cover.
Shipping list no.: 2003-0007-S.
Contents Introduction, Buried dreams -- Kukak : a clam cannery on the edge of the American dream -- It all begins with a dimple in the sand -- Commercial clamming comes to the Katmai Coast -- Working the Swikshak Beach -- A portal to the past ... and future -- Cannery people -- Dashed dreams -- Reclaiming Kukak : the paradox of preservation -- Glossary -- Bibliography.
Summary This booklet explores the story behind the rise and fall of a clam cannery on the Katmai Coast. It is a collection of historical essays and photographs that offer readers a lens through which they can view the life of workers in an Alaskan cannery during the first half of the 20th century.
Subject Canneries -- Alaska -- Katmai National Park and Preserve.
Clam fisheries -- Alaska -- Katmai National Park and Preserve.
Antiquities. (OCoLC)fst00810745
Canneries. (OCoLC)fst00845838
Clam fisheries. (OCoLC)fst00863228
Katmai National Park and Preserve (Alaska) -- Antiquities.
Alaska -- Katmai National Park and Preserve. (OCoLC)fst01241101
Added Author United States. National Park Service.
Other Form: Online version: Johnson, Katherine. Buried dreams. [Anchorage, Alaska] : [National Park Service], 2002 (OCoLC)606124057
Sudoc No. I 29.2:C 53

 
    
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