Creator

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Source

The original is at the Alaska Smokejumper Base at Fort Wainrwight, Alaska. Digital photographs of the photoboard were donated to Eastern Washington University by the National Smokejumper Association for the purpose of posting online.

Document Type

Article

Creation Date

1-1-1962

Date Information

1962

Description

Portraits of smokejumpers from the Alaska smokejumper base. The jumpers are Orville Looper, Philip Clark, William Shears, Gideon Newton, Harold Maxwell, Glen Marlow, Richard Simons, Torcom Chorbajian, Warren Webb, Lee Lipscomb, Cecil Riffe, Duke McConnon, Thomas Greiner, Paul Sulinski, Sam Greiner, Wagtendonk, Jerry Reid, Carl Neufelder, Horace Cordova, Donald Brennan, Steven Daniels, Larry Bentley, Claude Greiner, Gene DeBRuin, Lowell King, Jim Berka, John O'Connell, Thomas Crane, Tray Kurth, Walt Vennum, Howard Forsythe, Richard Malchow, David Ames, Carl Pearson, and Mike Wheaton. The portraits were pieced together using Adobe Photoshop from portaits taken of a larger photo board delivered by Stan Collins of the National Smokejumper Association. The arrangement of photographs may differ from the original.

Repository

Archives and Special Collections, Eastern Washington University Libraries.

Rights

Eastern Washington University has not been able to identify the copyright holder and considers this an orphan work. If you have information about the the rights holder, please contact Eastern Washington University Libraries, Archives & Special Collections at (509) 359-2475.

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Keywords

Smokejumping -- United States, Smokejumpers -- United States -- Alaska

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