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Alaska Science Forum: A float down the Tanana River

...Run, when mushers carried a 20-pound package of diphtheria antitoxin from Nenana to Nome. In January 1925, Wild Bill Shannon carried the package inside the roadhouse to warm it. He then handed it to another musher who carried the drug to Manley...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-08-21/alaska-science-forum-float-down-tana
Outdoors
Creaky Navy relic arrives in United States with aging crew

...month-long trans-Atlantic voyage that the Coast Guard warned was too dangerous to attempt. "Bravery is ageless," Bill Shannon, a veteran from Fort Worth, Texas, said as the naval vessel LST-325 arrived to a celebration. The 29-member...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/011401/Ins_bamaentrance.html
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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...month-long trans-Atlantic voyage that the Coast Guard warned was too dangerous to attempt. "Bravery is ageless," Bill Shannon, a veteran from Fort Worth, Texas, said as the naval vessel LST-325 arrived to a celebration. The 29-member...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/011401/Ins_bamaentrance.shtml
A race to save Nome

...Alaska. The majority of relay drivers across the interior were Athabaskans. The first musher in the relay was "Wild Bill" Shannon, who was handed the 20-pound package at the train station at 9 p.m. Jan. 27. Despite a temperature of minus...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2011-07-09/race-save-nome
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