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Naval Operating Base Dutch Harbor & Fort Mears, Marine Barracks, Unalaska, Aleutian Islands, AK



B&W Photos

HB3714
Front, Looking North

HB3715
Front Section, Looking West

HB3716
Front Corner, Looking Southwest

HB3717
Rear, Looking East

HB3718
Side, Looking Northeast

HB3719
Interior, First Floor

HB3720
Interior, Showing Bakery

HB3721
Interior, Second Floor, Showing Roof Framing


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Item Title


Location
Marine Barracks, Unalaska, AK

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS AK-34-K
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (FN-16).
Building/structure dates: 1940 initial construction
National Register Number: 85002733
Significance: This was the first building erected at the Base. Originally a semi-autonomous marine installation in cooperation with the naval base, then as marine detachment gradually decreased in size as navy/army increase, converted to contract worker quarters until the withdrawal of civilians in 1942 when it returned to its original use.

Subjects
Barracks


Related Names
Office Of The Quartermaster General


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. FRONT, LOOKING NORTH
2. FRONT SECTION, LOOKING WEST
3. FRONT CORNER, LOOKING SOUTHWEST
4. REAR, LOOKING EAST
5. SIDE, LOOKING NORTHEAST
6. INTERIOR, FIRST FLOOR
7. INTERIOR, SHOWING BAKERY
8. INTERIOR, SECOND FLOOR, SHOWING ROOF FRAMING


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