Allen among the Ahtna: Encounters along Alaska's Copper River, 1885

    Thursday, May 16th

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    UAF Ph.D. candidate Russ Vanderlugt presents his recent research on Lieutenant Henry T. Allen's trans-Alaska expedition of 1885, specifically highlighting fieldwork conducted along the Copper River.

    Price: Free

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    Popularly known as the Lewis and Clark of Alaska, Allen's expedition provides a unique storybook of humankind, illustrating the evolution of cultural and geographic knowledge in Alaska's interior through interactions between Indigenous inhabitants and Army personnel.


    Father Andrew P. Kashevaroff State Library, Archives, and Museum
    395 Whittier St
    Juneau, AK

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