Published 1974 by Alaska Historical Commission, Office of the Governor in [Anchorage] .
Written in EnglishRead online
|Statement||Robert A. Frederick, executive director and editor ; Patricia A. Jelle, associate editor.|
|Contributions||Frederick, Robert A., Jelle, Patricia A., Alaska Historical Commission.|
|LC Classifications||F903.2 .W74|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||75624255|
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