Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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11. Alaskan Bathhouse.
  • E.S. Tucker
  • 11. Alaskan Bathhouse., circa 1900
  • Alaska
  • Where object was made: District of Alaska (present-day Alaska) United States
  • glass lantern slide
  • Object Height/Width: 8.3 x 10.1 cm
    Object Height/Width: 3 1/4 x 4 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7915
Description

Glass lantern slide of a very low structure made from slpit logs, with an opening at one end. The roof is possibly covered with soil or sod, there is a rock cairn at the front corner, and a paddle leaning against the front of the structure. Surrounded by tall vegetation and conifers.