The Way We Were
From the Sentinel 100, 75, 50 and 25 years ago
July 27, 2022
July 20, 1922
It is safe to say that no governmental activity has contributed so much to the growth and development of Southeast Alaska as road building, and none has contributed more to the pleasure of those living here. The government roads radiating from the centers of population have resulted in the building of many little farms and the location of many settlers. Scores of working men who might not have remained in the territory have built homes along the roads that reach out from the towns and have thus become fixtures in Alaska. It has aided in the development of agricultural resource...