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Walter Harper, Alaska native son

Mary F. Ehrlander

Walter Harper, Alaska native son

by Mary F. Ehrlander

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Irish Americans,
  • Friends and associates,
  • Missionaries,
  • Frontier and pioneer life,
  • Racially mixed people,
  • Mountaineering,
  • Mountaineers,
  • Athapascan Indians,
  • Biography,
  • Description and travel

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 183-190) and index.

    StatementMary F. Ehrlander
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE99.A86 E57 2017
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 196 pages
    Number of Pages196
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26942774M
    ISBN 100803295901
    ISBN 109780803295902
    LC Control Number2017005537
    OCLC/WorldCa983347271

      Learn more about the Walter Harper in Mary Ehrlander’s book, “Walter Harper, Alaska Native Son,” published in Mary was born and raised in Fairbanks and was a professor at the University in Fairbanks. Mike says, “That is probably your best resource but other books by Hudson Stuck tell of the life of Walter.”. Walter Harper, Alaska native son. [Mary F Ehrlander] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book: All Authors / Contributors: Mary F Ehrlander. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC .

    Last Lecture in the Princess Sophia Lecture Series: Mary Ehrlander on Walter Harper by Amy Carney on T in Events, Museums, Libraries | Comments. JUNEAU – In her recent book, Walter Harper: Alaska Native Son, Mary Ehrlander profiles Harper, who perished with his new bride, Frances, on the Princess Sophia that fateful voyage, Harper served as riverboat. Close. Due to the impact of the COVID pandemic, the ability to request physical items has been temporarily disabled. Click here to find out how to create lists of items to request later. OverDrive items can still be requested, and other digital resources remain available through the eLibrary site. If you need a library card, register here.

    Juneau, Alaska (KINY) The year remembrance of the Princess Sophia continued with an author talk by Mary Ehrlander, who wrote a book about one of the passengers on board, Walter Harper, Alaska Native Son. Harper was part of an expedition that was the first to climb Mount Denali. The wife of Lt. Governor Byron Mallott, Toni, also spoke at the. Details of that extraordinary effort — which included Esiaias George and Johnny Fredson, Gwich’in teens who maintained the expedition’s base camp — are recounted in the excellent book “Walter Harper, Alaska Native Son,” by University of Alaska Fairbanks Professor of History Mary F. Ehrlander.


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Walter Harper, Alaska Native Son illuminates the life of the remarkable Irish-Athabascan man who was the first person to summit Mount Denali, North America’s tallest mountain.

Born inWalter Harper was the youngest child of Jenny Albert. “Mary Ehrlander’s assiduous scholarship combined with a delightful storytelling style make Walter Harper, Alaska Native Son both easy to read and available for multiple fields of academic interest.”—Phyllis Fast, professor of anthropology emeritus at the University of Alaska Anchorage, and great-niece of Walter Harper5/5(5).

The engrossing tale of the life of Walter Harper, the first man known to set foot on Denali's summit. Son of famed gold prospector Arthur Harper, and protege to explorer & archdeacon Hudson Stuck, Harper led an extraordinary life in Alaska's Interior during the early 's.

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