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Alaskan Engineering Commission

its history, activities, and organization

by Joshua Bernhardt

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Published by D. Appleton in New York, [N.Y.] .
Written in English

  • Alaska Railroad

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Joshua Bernhardt.
    SeriesService monographs of the United States Government -- no. 4, Service monographs of the United States government -- no. 4.
    ContributionsBrookings Institution. Institute for Government Research.
    LC ClassificationsTF24.A4 B4
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 124 p. :
    Number of Pages124
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23270520M
    LC Control Number22016942

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The Alaskan Engineering Commission submitted its report to Secretary Lane in February,but made no recommendation of preference on which route should be selected: “ in presenting this report the Commission has not deemed it necessary or proper to make any recommendations as to the best route to follow.

Full text of "The Alaskan Engineering Commission: Its History, Activities, and Organization" See other formats. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Bernhardt, Joshua, Alaskan Engineering Commission. New York, [N.Y.]: D. Appleton, (OCoLC)   There are a wealth of historic resources at the website for my book on the Alaska Railroad construction from to Most of the resources I used in researching the history and writing the book are there.

Link to the Congressional Report of the Alaska Railroad Commission, on Railway Routes in Alaska. Alternate Link. From to the Alaska Engineering Commission constructed and developed the U.S. Government Railroad. These townsite volumes are part of the records of the Alaskan Engineering Commission, now the Alaska Railroad Corporation, transferred from the National Archives and Records Administrations holdings in Anchorage, Alaska.

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Captions make reference to parties led by Reaburn, Bacon, and Gray. There are photographs in the album of Mears and Riggs, and it is possible that the photographs were made by these members of the Commission.

Several of the photographs are printed in the report of the Alaska Engineering Commission (H. Doc.64th Congress, 1st Session). Most of the resources I used in researching the history and writing the book are there. Continue reading → Posted in Alaska History, Alaska Railroad, News & Information | Tagged Alaska Railroad, Alaska Railroad Commission, Alaskan Engineering Commission, Congressional Report, railroad construction, Railway Routes in Alaska | Leave a.

Needing better access to strategic coalfields, Congress authorized the building of a railroad linking an ocean port at Seward with the interior river shipping routes of Alaska in the early s. The anchorage at the mouth of Ship Creek became the construction camp and headquarters for the Alaskan Engineering Commission.

The majority of the photographs in the book and on this website were taken by the inimitable Alaskan Engineering Commission photographers, including Phinney S. Hunt, James Lennox McPherson, H. Kaiser, Sydney Laurence, and Albert J. Johnson. The author gratefully acknowledges multiple sources for the history and photographs in this book, including but not.

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