The Way We Were
September 16, 2021
Sept. 15, 1921
Dick Howard and James Brison, well-known trappers who left here to spend the winter up the Iskut River hunting and trapping, returned to town this week having lost half their winter outfit last Friday on the way up. They had proceeded up the river to a point above the Quinn Glacier when they encountered a sweeper and their boat capsized. The guns and supplies that were lost in the accident amounted to about $200 and it was necessary to return to Wrangell to replace the lost articles. The men left town again Tuesday.
Sept. 13, 1946
The Wrangell District this week was granted a...