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Guide to the Amos Burg Motion Picture Collection

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Title Guide to the Amos Burg Motion Picture Collection
Subject Boats and boating--Colorado
River (Colo.-Mexico) Canoes and
canoeing--Alaska. Caribou--Alaska. Eskimos. Fish
hatcheries--Alaska. Fishing--Alaska. Gold mines and
mining. Hides and
skins--Alaska. Hunting--Alaska. Logging. Navajo Indians--Economic
conditions. Salmon canning
industry--Alaska. Salmon
fisheries--Alaska. Sea
otter--Alaska. Seafood
industry--Alaska. Shipping--Pacific coast
(U.S.) White whale. Alaska Idaho Moving Images Environmental Conditions Expeditions and Adventure Fisheries and Wildlife Mines
and Mineral Resources Native Americans Transportation
Description The collection contains materials from Burg's 50-year career in motion pictures. Includes footage from around the world: Scandinavia, Spain, Thailand, Venezuela, Britain, Indonesia and much of the United States, especially Alaska. There is a concentration on the children and natural resources of these areas.
Publisher Oregon Historical Society,
Research Library
Date 1928-1979
Type collection
Language English
Coverage 1928-1979

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