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Arville Schaleben Standing Next to Automobile

Arville Schaleben Standing Next to Automobile | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Arville Schaleben standing next to an automobile with a camera over his shoulder, a screwdriver in his right hand, and a cigarette in his left hand. A man is sitting in the driver's seat of the car leaning on the partially open door. The hood of the car is folded up over the engine. Alaska Colony. Caption on back of print reads: "Arv. Schalaben and friend in Matanuska Valley Alaska, 1935."
DESCRIPTION
Arville Schaleben standing next to an automobile with a camera over his shoulder, a screwdriver in his right hand, and a cigarette in his left hand. A man is sitting in the driver's seat of the car leaning on the partially open door. The hood of the car is folded up over the engine. Alaska Colony. Caption on back of print reads: "Arv. Schalaben and friend in Matanuska Valley Alaska, 1935."
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:142358
Creation Date: 1935
Creator Name:Unknown
City:Palmer
County:
State:Alaska
Collection Name:Arville Schaleben papers, 1929-1996
Genre:Photograph
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ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Text on back of print in M2005-096, Box 17, Folder 9 reads: "Arville Schaleben, reporting for the Milwaukee Journal and North American Newspaper Alliance, walked, hitchhiked (there were few vehicles, however) or rode horseback to cover the Matanuska valley colonists in 1935. Here, trouble developed with Father Merrill Sulzman's parish Ford, or was it a Chevy."
SUBJECTS
Clothing and dress
Coats
Shoes
Tools
Cigarettes
Valleys
Men
Moustache
Outdoor photography
Portrait photography
Smoking
Cameras
Automobiles
Roads
Photographers

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