The Way We Were
From the Sentinel 100, 75, 50 and 25 years ago
November 22, 2023
Nov. 22, 1923
Today at noon at the Wrangel Hotel the accommodations were taxed to capacity by an unusually large group that attended the regular weekday luncheon. Commissioner L.D. Henderson told of the progress of the educational movement and the great need in Wrangell for a better school building. The value of an education and the imperative need for catering to the future through the training of youth were urged in a convincing way.
Nov. 19, 1948
O.F. Ohlson, receiver for Alaska Asiatic Lumber Mills Inc., reported that no bids were received for the company’s Wrangell property. “It i...