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Breakdown on the Alaskan Highway

It was December, 1972 when I was 22 and traveling out of Alaska on the Alaskan Highway in a Volkswagen bus. I was being discharged from the US Army

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Alcan Highway - Anchorage Memories

Alcan Highway stories from people who have driven and experienced this incredible road.

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We Could Drive to Alaska but not to New Zealand

My parents were school teachers and in 1956, they were teaching in a small rural school district in eastern Colorado. When they decided to find better

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Flying with PNA - Pacific Northern Airlines

In 1947 at the age of eight. My mother and older brother flew into Merrill Field on a DC3. It was a converted army plane. You sat down the sides on

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Humorous Stories from ALASKA Podcast

Humorous Stories from ALASKA podcast is a fun collection of stories about growing up in Alaska.

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Anchorage Alaska Pictures - Anchorage Memories

Anchorage Alaska pictures that give you a nostalgic view of Anchor Town submitted by visitors to Anchorage Memories.

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Anchorage Varsity Show - Anchorage Memories

Anchorage Varsity Show memories of this a popular live TV dance show on KTVA from 1959 to 1971 for Anchorage teens.

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Jerry Rose and The Varsity Show

The following is from an interview by Mary of Anchorage Memories with Jerry Rose (Peter Bie). Anchorage Memories - Mary: Wow, was it really 50 years ago

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Mike Ray and The Varsity Show

The following is from an interview by Mary of Anchorage Memories with Michael Dougherty of Anchorage Memories. Known as Mike Ray when he hosted The Varsity

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Ron Moore and The Varsity Show

As in any story there is someone that does something extraordinary. That is exactly what Mr. August G Augie Hiebert did back in 1953. As President of

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Anchorage Memories - fill your heart - feed your soul

Anchorage Memories brings you nostalgic stories, pictures and videos of memories from in and around Anchorage, Alaska and lets you post your precious memories and comments.

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Anchorage Alaska Restaurants - Anchorage Memories

Favorite Anchorage Alaska Restaurants that Alaskans remember fondly.

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A&W Drive-In, Brown's Electric and Mr. Brown... Fond Memories

I have many fond memories of the A&W drive-in, as well as Brown's Electric. I always loved the curly fries at A&W and the Root Beer was the best! I remember

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My Grandmother was a True Alaskan Pioneer

This is about my grandma, Wilma Irene Moddison Preston. She was an Alaskan pioneer, very involved in the community. In 1955, she drove the Alaska Highway

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Your FavoriteAnchorage Radio Personalities Where Are They Now?

Who were your favorite Anchorage Radio personalities? We all remember listening to our radios at home, in the car and on those small portable transistor

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