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Sources for Western Alaska


2012 Western Alaska Interdisciplinary Science Conference and Forum (Sea Inn). (March, 28 2012). Retrieved February 1, 2014, from Alaska Sea Grant - University of Alaska Fairbanks:


Bar, Roadhouse Burn Near Nome (Safety). (1966, June 24). Fairbanks Daily News Miner, p. 1.


Baum, C. J. (1982 Spring). Lieutenant Baum Goes to Nome (Polar). The Alaska Journal, pp. 46-49.


Beck, T. (1981). Interview of Mamie Maloney. In Bureau of Land Management, Iditarod Trail Project Oral History Program (pp. 17-19). Juneau, Alaska: Alaska Department of Education, Division of State Libraries and Museums.


Bell, T. (1991, June 2). River City Meets Sin City: Nome Stages "The Music Man" (Anchor). Anchorage Daily News.


Big Storm Floods Nome. (1945, October 31). Sitka Sentinel, p. 1.


Boardway, L. (2011, May 14). The Board of Trade Saloon, Nome. (D. Vandegraft, Interviewer)


Brechan, R. S. (2011). Trails and Tales of a Pioneer (Breakers). Henderson, Nevada: Mystic Publishers.


Campbell, L. (1991, September 3). Dispatch Alaska: Southwest Civic Duty Worth Only (Willow Tree). Anchorage Daily News, p. B5.


Chappell, R. (1987, March 19). Swenson Stalled in Safety. Anchorage Daily News.


Clifford, H. (2000). Alaska adventures: Wyatt Earp and friends. Seattle, Washington: Sourdough Enterprises.


Cole, T. (1984). Nome, City of the Golden Beaches. Anchorage, Alaska: Alaska Geographic Society.


Dalquist, C. (1980, August 3). The Safety Roadhouse. (T. Beck, Interviewer)


Dillingham High School Alaskan History Class, 1.-1. (1974). The Last of Yesterday: History of Dillingham and Nushagak Bay. Dillingham, AK: Johnson O'Malley Project, Dillingham City Schools.


D'oro, R. (2012, February 6). Alaska Town Waives Sunday Alcohol Ban for Big Game (Willow Tree). Retrieved March 15, 2014, from Alaska Journal:


Dorothy Mae Hedreen obituary (Polar). (1986, December 5). Anchorage Daily News.


Durr, R. A. (1999). Down in Bristol Bay: high tides, hangovers, and harrowing experiences on Alaska's last frontier. New York, New York: St. Martin's Press.


Eliza. (2009, January 14). Stefen Anderson Jr. obituary (Anchor). Retrieved March 3, 2013, from Find a Grave:


Elizabeth W. "Betty" Gustafson obituary (Polar). (2008, March 20). Anchorage Daily News.


Fair, C. (2013, October 16). View From Out West: Community engagement no trivial matter (Willow Tree). Retrieved March 15, 2014, from Redoubt Reporter:


Final election outcome sealed in absentee ballots (Sea Inn). (1962, November 9). Daily Sitka Sentinel, p. 6.


Fincher, J. M. (2012). BLM Land Use Permit, Charles Reader applicant, AA-093182 (Safety Roadhouse). Anchorage, Alaska: U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management.


Gillette, G. H. (2008). Historic Buildings of Nome: Past, Present, and Future. Anchorage, Alaska: U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs.


Gottschalk, H. a. (1948, December 24). Merry Christmas To You (advertisement for Breakers Bar). The Nome Nugget.


Handeland, J. K. (2011, November 17). 1974 Storm Summary. The Nome Nugget, pp. 17-18.


Johnson, S. H. (1978). The Pribilof Islands: a guide to St. Paul, Alaska. St. Paul, AK: Tanadgusix Corporation.


Jones, P. (2007). Empire's Edge: American Society in Nome, Alaska, 1898 - 1934. Fairbanks, Alaska: University of Alaska Press.


Jordan, S. (2013, March 1). Gary Snyder: The Pain of the Work of Wrecking the World (Willow Tree). Retrieved March 15, 2014, from Slamdance Cosmopolis:


Kauer, C. (2011, November 17). Breakers and crew weather the storm. The Nome Nugget, pp. 13-14.


Kauer, C. (2011, May 14). The Breakers Bar, Nome. (D. Vandegraft, Interviewer)


Krier, P. (2011, May 14). The Polar Bar, Nome. (D. Vandegraft, Interviewer)


Levi, S. C. (1993). Alascattalo Tales: A treasury of Alaskan humor (Board of Trade). Jefferson, North Carolina: McFarland & Company.


Lindsay, B. A., & Lindsay, J. A. (2010). Pribilof Islands, Alaska. The People. Seattle, WA: U.S. Department of Commerce, Natiional Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.


Madsen, G. (1948, April 19). George P. Madsen for Representative advertisement. The Nome Daily Nugget.


Madsen, G., & Hedreen, K. (1945, June). Now Open Polar Liquor Store advertisement. The Nome Daily Nugget.


Mandeville, P. (1957). Wallace Hotel and Bering Sea Club advertisement. In L. Jacobin, Lou Jacobin's Guide to Alaska and the Yukon (p. 219). Juneau, Alaska: Guide to Alaska Company.


Matsen, B. (1998). Fishing Up North: Stories of Luck and Loss in Alaskan Waters. Anchorage, AK: Alaska Northwest Books.


May End 'Dry Season' For Bristol Bay. (1940, January 8). Fairbanks Daily News Miner, p. 5.


Mendenhall, N. M. (1997). Beachlines: a pocket history of Nome, Alaska. Nome, Alaska: George Sabo.


Nelson, P., & Nunn, C. (1954, March 28). Enjoy "Perfect Cocktails In Seconds"  advertisement (Sea Inn). The Beacon.


Nelson, P., & Nunn, C. (1954, August 31). The N & N Bar & Lounge advertisement (Sea Inn). The Beacon.


New Liquor Sale Dates Allowed in Bristol Bay Area. (1946, December 26). Anchorage Daily Times, p. 2.


News Items - Nome City Council Meeting (Polar). (1939, December 15). The Nome Nugget, p. 4.


Nome's New Business Directory Showing Rebuilding Houses (Board of Trade). (1934, November 10). The Nome Daily Nugges, p. 1.


On the Inside (Anchor Tavern). (1977, March 24). Fairbanks Daily News Miner, pp. A-4.


On the Inside (Safety). (1958, August 26). Fairbanks Daily News Miner, p. 4.


Pearson, J. L. (1950, April 12). Stop, Look, and Listen (Willow Tree). The Beacon, pp. 12-14.


Pearson, J. L. (1950, May 25). Willow Tree Announces (advertisement). The Beacon.


Pearson, J. L. (1950, September 28). Willow Tree Inn for that late snack & good music (advertisement). The Beacon.


Pesznecker, K. (2004, March 18). Nobody Ever Comes to Safety. Anchorage Daily News.


Phillips, H. R., & Hewitt, J. E. (1934, June 1). The Board of Trade (advertisement). The Nome Daily Nugget.


Rance P. "Hutchie" Brannon obituary (Willow Tree). (2004, April 28). Anchorage Daily News, p. B9.


Reardon, T. (1978). Breakers Bar advertisement. The Milepost.


Resume Chamber Activities, Alaska Products, Dinner. (1939, December 1). The Nome Nugget, pp. 1,3.


Saario, A., & Baldridge, J. V. (1944, December 20). Board of Trade advertisement. The Nome Daily Nugget.


Territorial House: George Madsen (Polar). (1952, February 6). Daily Sitka Sentinel, p. 4.


Toomey, S. (1991, February 17). Nome Divided. Anchorage Daily News: We Alaskans.


Town Topics: Mr. and Mrs. Keith Hedreen return from States (Polar). (1942, May 18). Fairbanks Daily News Miner, p. 3.


West, J. J. (2011, May 14). The Board of Trade Saloon, Nome. (D. Vandegraft, Interviewer)


Zeller, T. (2011, September 7). The Community Tavern, St. Paul. (D. Vandegraft, Interviewer)

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