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    We’ve had tough times before

    While I am dismayed at all the bad news out there, I try to keep things in perspective. We’ve had tough times before. This is from the Alaska Historical Society’s newsletter Alaska History News, Vol. 48, No. 2 Summer 2020:…

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    Happy Alaska Day!

    We are celebrating the 150th anniversary of the purchase of Alaska this year. You can see some events at the Alaska Historical Society website at http://alaskahistoricalsociety.org/about-ahs/150treaty/calendar/. For more about the holiday, here is a reprise of a post I first ran…