Collection Guides, Indexes and Educational Resources
Important Note About Finding Aids
We're in the process of implementing a new system, which we think will make finding and accessing our collections easier. In the meantime, we are inputting all of the data as quickly as possible. This means online accessibility to our finding aids is temporarily incomplete. Please check out our new system and share any suggestions to help us make it more useful.
Note: The majority of our collection is not available digitally. Visit Alaska's Digital Archives to view items available for download. If you find an image here that is not offered digitally, contact the Historical Collections for more information.
Guides provide information about particular collections. Some guides are online or available for download as a PDF file.
Our indexes provide comprehensive lists of information, whether funeral records alphabetized by name, or biographies mentioned within a region.
- Index for Biographies of Alaska-Yukon Pioneers, 1850-1950, v. 1-5. [Word]
- Index to names found in Alaska Searchlight [Word]
- Index to cover photographs of Alaskan Sportsman magazine [Excel]
- Index to photographers of Alaska, by Candace Waugaman [Excel]
- Index to mining-related articles in Ketchikan newspapers [PDF, 4.5 MB]
- Index to Alaska Gold Rush Pioneers of the Juneau-Douglas Area 1880-1921 [Word]
Published by: Juneau Pioneers of Alaska Igloo and Auxiliary No. 6 Juneau, Alaska
- Index to Alaska Free Press [Excel, 417 kb]
- Index to Alaska Weekly and Alaska Sportsman obituaries [Excel, 553 kb]