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Morpac Cannery

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twentieth century. Ocean Dock Rd.
  • Morpac Cannery (Jet Lowe)

Built on piling, the Morpac Cannery incorporates several older buildings into a modern, working cannery. The one-and two-story, wood-framed buildings are covered with wood sheathing or corrugated metal and are well lit by small-paned windows. The complex includes processing buildings, equipment storage and workshop buildings, as well as offices, dormitories, and mess halls, to comprise one of the most picturesque canneries in Alaska.

Writing Credits

Author: 
Alison K. Hoagland
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Alison K. Hoagland, "Morpac Cannery", [Cordova, Alaska], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/AK-01-SC107.

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Buildings of Alaska, Alison K. Hoagland. New York: Oxford University Press, 1993, 144-144.

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