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Pacific Steamship Co brochure

ASL-M68-1-01-01-cover

Although tourism in Alaska began in the 1880s with Pacific Steamship Company tours to Glacier Bay, it was not a significant industry to the state until much later. Pictured is a cover of a Pacific Steamship Co brochure from 1896. Alaska State Library.


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