Alaska #1 at Fairbanks Alaska in July, 1935. This is the "real" #1. Built by Alco-Rogers Works, placed in service in Anchorage with the AEC
in 1916. This locomotive was commonly supported by a slope back tender that was longer than the locomotive. For another view see page
981 in THE ALASKA RAILROAD by Prince
This Photograph from the collection of HAROLD K. VOLLRATH 1000 West 97 Terrace, Kansas City, MO 64114 Reprints Available