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Green Butte Copper Company, Bunkhouse (Upper camp), McCarthy Creek 12 miles Northeast of McCarthy, McCarthy, Valdez-Cordova Census Area, AK

Green Butte Copper Company, Bunkhouse (Upper camp), McCarthy Creek 12 miles Northeast of McCarthy, McCarthy, Valdez-Cordova Census Area, AK

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Summary

Significance: Used by miners employed by the Green Butte Copper Company as part of their mining operation. A duplicate of the bunkhouse in the lower camp, this three-story, 32' x 46' wood frame building is constructed with 1" x 6" milled boards with 2" x 4" post beams. A 30' x 8' wide porch is attached on the southeast side. Interior features include bed lights, cooking utensils, stove, office desk, payroll slips and a 1920's pinup.
Survey number: HAER AK-9-J
Building/structure dates: ca. 1921 Initial Construction

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Contributors

Historic American Engineering Record, creator
Green Butte Copper Company
Yearby, Jean P, transmitter
Jandoli, Liz, transmitter
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Location

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Source

Library of Congress
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Copyright info

No known restrictions on images made by the U.S. Government; images copied from other sources may be restricted. http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/114_habs.html

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