Here Are Some Of The Very First Photos Ever Taken Of Alaska
Alaska has a fascinating history. With evidence of civilization in this amazing state for thousands of years, we have only been documenting it for a very short period of time. In the late 1800s, decades after the first photograph was taken, cameras showed up in Alaska to document the gold rush. These old photos of Alaska are some of the first the rest of the world had ever seen of our stunning and formidable state.
Have you ever seen these old photos of Alaska? What did you think? Did you find it fascinating? Let us know in the comments below!
Megan McDonald is a writer, photographer, and owner of HuMu Media, an Alaska-based media company. She spends her free time traveling with her husband and daughter, and loves to see and experience new things!