Press

PRESS KIT:

The following materials are available in PDF format:


Alaska Far Away Press Kit

Alaska Far Away Poster

Where the River Matanuska Flows

FAQ

What They Are Saying About Alaska Far Away

List of Colonists

Press Clippings

Contact


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PHOTO GALLERY:


Caption: Vasanoja family from Carlton County, Minnesota, en route to Alaska
Credit: SERA, Hilsher Album, Anchorage Museum


Caption: Colony kids in the Matanuska Colony's tent city, 1935
Credit: Willis T. Geisman, FERA; National Archives & Records Administration


















Caption: Newlyweds Mr. and Mrs. Lemmon from International Falls, Minnesota, on board the St. Mihiel Credit: Willis T. Geisman, FERA; National Archives & Records Administration



Caption: Colonists from Oneida County, Wisconsin, preparing to leave for Alaska
Credit: Kris Gilbertson, Rhinelander Daily News



Caption: Journalist Arville Schaleben of the Milwaukee Journal reporting from his tent in the Matanuska Colony
Credit: Arville Schaleben, Milwaukee Journal



Caption: Minnesota colonists arriving at train station in San Francisco
Credit: SERA, National Archives & Records Administration Caption:



Caption:  Colonist building his log home, June 1935
Credit: Willis T. Geisman, FERA; National Archives & Records Administration


Caption:  The Vickaryous family from Minnesota en route to Alaska.
Credit:  Willis T. Geisman, FERA; National Archives & Records Administration