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George M. Woods

UAF-1974-130-134
George M. Woods was a civilian lineman and construction photographer during the 1910-1913 WAMCATS construction seasons. Also visible are the telegraph wire and typical climbing gear for a lineman. Archives, University of Alaska Fairbanks.

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