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Portrait of the Alaska Railroad

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4.4 out of 5
Based on 10 Ratings and 4 Reviews

Book Description
In July 1923, President Warren G. Harding visited Alaska to drive in the "Golden Spike" commemorating the grand opening of the new, federally funded railroad linking Seward with Fairbanks. The Government Railroad had taken eight years and the influence of three U.S. presidents to complete. Shortly afterward, it was renamed the Alaska Railroad. In the eighty-plus years since then, America's norther... More
Book Information
PublisherAlaska Northwest Books
BindingPaperback
Reading LevelAdult
# of Pages93
ISBN-100882405527
ISBN-13978-0882405520
Publication Date05/01/2003
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About Kaylene Johnson (Author) : Kaylene Johnson is a published author. A published credit of Kaylene Johnson is Portrait of the Alaska Railroad.
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About Roy Corral (Photographer) : Roy Corral is a published author, illustrator, and a photographer of children's books. Published credits of Roy Corral include Children of the Midnight Sun: Young Native Voices of Alaska, A Child's Gl... more
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