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There are three historic properties in Anchorage that are on Alaska’s ten most endangered list and while they may not be a large part of our daily lives, the stamp they have left on Alaska’s timeline has not faded. Architect Sam Combs with Alaska Historic Preservation and Retired Archeologist Debra Corbett with U.S. Fish and Wildlife show us around some of these relics of the last frontier.
Congratulations to Josh Reuther & Scott Shirar for their Save America’s Treasures grant. University of Alaska Fairbanks Kobuk River Collection Rehousing and Stabilization. check out the list for all grant awards
This past weekend, about thirty people came out for Treadwell Historic Preservation & Restoration Society’s ribbon cutting of our newly preserved Treadwell Office Building. Next summer the facility will be available for reservations, stay tuned for more rental information early next year!