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Catalog Number 1970.084.0001
Object Name Article
Scope & Content Built in 1889 as the ORIZABA, this 336-foot, 3,500-ton steamer arrived on the West Coast in the early 1900s. Under the ownership of the Alaska Steamship Company, the Northwestern maintained its stature as a primary supply and passenger steamer on the Alaska Route.
Catalog type Archive
Title SS Northwestern, The Final Return of "The Ship That Always Came Back"
Part I and II by Michael Burwell
Collection Valdez Museum Collection