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Image of 2007.023 - Map

2007.023 - Map

Map of Whatcom, Skagit and San Juan Counties, showing township boundaries. On back, shows 1930 national census data, and 1930 Washington census data, shipping and postal guide. Printed for and distributed by Bellingham National Bank. LOCATION:

Image of 2005.020.005 - Program

2005.020.005 - Program

Program for Baccalaureate Service at Anacortes High School.

Image of 2010.028.005 - Magazine

2010.028.005 - Magazine

"PACIFIC FISHERMAN, 1903 - 1963, Sixty Years of Yearbook Numbers" we now have 2 issues of this particular printing. Vol. 61, Janaury 25, 1963, No. 2

Image of 2008.033 - Newspaper

2008.033 - Newspaper

Fourteen volumes (about half are bound in tact) of the Anacortes Daily Mercury Newspapers (1930s). Stored in 9 boxes including: Nov. 12, 1929 to June 30, 1930 July - Dec. 1930 July - Dec. 1932 Jan - Dec. 1933 Jan - June 1935 July - Dec. 1935 Jan - Dec. 1937 Jan - June 1938 July - Dec. 1938 Jan - June 1939 July - Dec. 1939 Jan - June 1940 July - Dec. 1940 Jan - June 1941

Image of 2010.028.004 - Magazine

2010.028.004 - Magazine

PACIFIC MOTOR BOAT, magazine, February 1940, 25 cents, "Preview of 1940"

Image of 2010.044.028 - Newspaper article

2010.044.028 - Newspaper article

Copy of newspaper "political humor"; "Seattle is likely to need the ARK after all. With so many of our ships being sold into foreign registry due to the European war. Mr. Satko's yacht might be the only boat on the sound that the belligerents wouldn't buy." Paul Satko, Jr. built, ARK OF JUNEAU, attracted many curious onlookers prior to its launch on November 6, 1939, into the Tacoma city waterway heading for Alaska. Two men in a rowboat, men balancing on floating logs, and others on a small tug all survey the 15 ton vessel. 4,000 - 5,000 rainsoaked Tacomans were cheering as the much talked about ARK completed a successful launching. The fact that the boat got stuck half way down the way

Image of 1995.022.002.002 - Document

1995.022.002.002 - Document

Anacortes Chamber of Commerce "Remember These..." special edition to be added inside the 1948 Marineers' Pageant program. Interesting tidbits from the news "History from the Headlines", 1937-1946 Anacortes Chamber of Commerce, officers for 1940: Kenneth B. Teeter, President, G. N. Dalstead, Vice-President, Decatur N. Lacy, Secretary-Treasurer. Board of Directors: Paul Luvera, chairman; Dr. M. B. Alden; James P. V. Fagan; Thomas F. Henwood; Walter W. Keyes; Dr. Lyle D. Packard; Paul A. Workman. Standing Committee: Industrial -- G. N. Dalstead, Chairman; H. T. Cram; Ben Driftmier; James P. V. Fagan; Dr. Roy C. McCartney; W. F. McCracken; Phil Robbins; Ed Schwartz; Paul A. W

Image of 1995.022.002.005 - Brochure

1995.022.002.005 - Brochure

Advertising brochure for Rosario Beach Resort located at Rosario Beach on south Fidalgo Island. The resort was purchased by Ed Schwartz, V. Gilbert Hull and Chester Karlson of Mount Vernon from 1945 until 1953, when it was sold to Walla Walla College for use as a Marine Biological Station. Before 1945, it was owned by Henry Graham, who had been granted the boating privilege at Rosario Beach by the State Park Board in June of 1924.

Image of 2011.037.010 - Program, Theater

2011.037.010 - Program, Theater

Program for play: "Young April", a Comedy in Three Acts by Aurania Rouverol and William Spence Rouverol. Presented by Class of 1941. Anacortes High School.

Image of 2012.010.011-.024 - Newspaper article

2012.010.011-.024 - Newspaper article

copies of newspaper articles regarding Paul and Mollie Satko and their children. .011) BELLINGHAM HERALD, May 20, 1940 "anacortes Greets Satko's Ark; .012) ANACORTES DAILY MERCURY, May 20, 1940 "Satko Tells Story of Ark" .013) THE DAILY MERCURY, "Satko Hits Early tidal Trail to Alaska today, Makes Secret Departure During Night" and "Satko Puts in at Nanaimo with his Ark"; .014) ANACORTES DAILY MERCURY, May 28, 1940, "Stork is Racing Ark of Juneau"; .015) Anacortes paper, July 4, 1940, "'Ark of Juneau' Arrives at Ketchikan"; .016) Anacortes Newspaper, July 4, 1940, "Satkos At Ketchikan"; .017) ANACORTES AMERICAN, May 30, 1940, "Ark in Straits of Georgia Now"; .018) Copy of Western Union

Image of 2012.010.025-.054 - Newspaper article

2012.010.025-.054 - Newspaper article

Copies of newspaper articles regarding Paul and Mollie Satko and their children from the SEATTLE TIMES, 1940-1943. Paul Satko, Jr. family on the boat they built, ARK OF JUNEAU, attracted many curious onlookers prior to its launch on November 6, 1939, into the Tacoma city waterway heading for Alaska. Two men in a rowboat, men balancing on floating logs, and others on a small tug all survey the 15 ton vessel. 4,000 - 5,000 rainsoaked Tacomans were cheering as the much talked about ARK completed a successful launching. The fact that the boat got stuck half way down the ways and had to be pulled out by the Foss tug DIAMOND B, did not dampen the spirits of either the Satko family or spectators

Image of 2012.010.060 - Newspaper article

2012.010.060 - Newspaper article

Copies of newspaper articles regarding Paul and Mollie Satko and their children from THE MORNING HERALD, Gloversville and Johnstown, NY, December 23, 1940. Article heading: "News From the Ark" Paul Satko, Jr. family on the boat they built, ARK OF JUNEAU, attracted many curious onlookers prior to its launch on November 6, 1939, into the Tacoma city waterway heading for Alaska. Two men in a rowboat, men balancing on floating logs, and others on a small tug all survey the 15 ton vessel. 4,000 - 5,000 rainsoaked Tacomans were cheering as the much talked about ARK completed a successful launching. The fact that the boat got stuck half way down the ways and had to be pulled out by the Foss tug

Image of 2012.010.062-.066 - Newspaper article

2012.010.062-.066 - Newspaper article

.062) Article by John Dapcevich as told by Joe Satko "Satko's Ark, Family journeys to Juneau in 1940 on an ark" (2 pages) .063) Proposal for THE SATKO JOURNEY( WT), prepared by Michael Dominic Black (5 pages) .064) copy of article in .062 (page 1 and 2) plus another writing with photo of Ark. Writing titled "Fabulous Man" (page 3 & 4); Information on Williamn "Bill" Thomas Satko (page 5) .065) one page writing entitled, "The Saga of Satko's Ark" .066) page on the history of Amos Burg (1901-1986) Paul Satko, Jr. family on the boat they built, ARK OF JUNEAU, attracted many curious onlookers prior to its launch on November 6, 1939, into the Tacoma city waterway heading for Alask

Image of 2012.106.031 - Newspaper article

2012.106.031 - Newspaper article

Obituary for Alice Martha Kellogg Denny (1857-1940), wife of Rolland H. Denny of the Seattle fame. Alice Martha Kellogg Denny was the great-Aunt of Earl Cahail. The Cahail family lived on Guemes Island before moving to Seattle. The Seattle Times December 24, 1940 Page 15 Column 6

Image of 2012.106.032 - Newspaper article

2012.106.032 - Newspaper article

Obituary for Alice Martha Kellogg Denny (1857-1940), wife of Rolland H. Denny of the Seattle fame. Alice Martha Kellogg Denny was the great-Aunt of Earl Cahail. The Cahail family lived on Guemes Island before moving to Seattle. Decembrt 24, 1940 THE SEATTLE TIMES Page 15, column 6

Image of 2006.030.016 - Program

2006.030.016 - Program

This souvenir program was created for the Anacortes Marineers' Pageant held July 18 - 21, 1940; it was the fourth annual pageant. The program consists of 16 pages of advertisements, programs of events and shows, explanations of flags and timing and course distance for boat races, and classifications of outboards. T. F. Henwood was the President of the organization. The Pageant began in 1937 as a festival to celebrate our marine heritage. There were many water events viewed from the Marine Stadium (amphitheater) located on Cap Sante, a salmon barbeque, parades for children and for adults, street activities such as a watermelon eating contest, fireworks, coronation and other balls, and acti

Image of 2013.044.001 - Program

2013.044.001 - Program

This souvenir program was created for the Anacortes Marineers' Pageant held July 18 - 21, 1940; it was the fourth annual pageant. The program consists of 16 pages of advertisements, programs of events and shows, explanations of flags and timing and course distance for boat races, and classifications of outboards. T. F. Henwood was the President of the organization. The Pageant began in 1937 as a festival to celebrate our marine heritage. There were many water events viewed from Marine Stadium (amphitheater) located on Cap Sante, a salmon barbeque, parades for children and for adults, street activities such as a watermelon eating contest, fireworks, coronation and other balls, and activiti

Image of 2013.077.126-129 - Badge, Identification

2013.077.126-129 - Badge, Identification

Mary Thelma Babarovich Luvera attended annual conventions of the Washington Merchants' Association between 1936 and 1940. These identification badges are from those events. .126-.128 list her name as Mrs. Paul Luvera; .129 lists it as simply Mrs. Luvera. .126 - 37th Annual Convention in Seattle on October 7-8, 1936; green ribbon .127 - 39th Annual Convention in Seattle on October 10-11, 1938; purple ribbon .128 - 40th Annual Convention in Spokane, 1939 .129 - 41st Annual Convention in Seattle, 1940

Image of 2015.023 - Card, Membership

2015.023 - Card, Membership

Membership card: "Boy Scouts of America National Council.Chartered by Congress June 15, 1916. This is to Certify that W. L. Pollard has duly qualified and is registered with the Boy Scouts of America for one year as Scoutmaster, Troop 81, Anacortes, Wash. In accordance with the constitution and by laws of the Boy Scouts of America in witness whereof its seal is hereto affixed, dated November 30, 1940..."

Image of 2015.053.001 - Program

2015.053.001 - Program

This program is from the 16th Annual Northwest District Basketball Tournament on February 28-March 2, 1940. It was held in Snohomish, WA. The program includes a list of the teams and their players, various records from previous tournaments, and a center section for keeping track of the final scores and placements. Anacortes lost two games against Bellingham and Snohomish and did not place.