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Accumulated Fragments: Histories entwined: A ship, her origins and her adventures

...District of Alaska on July 4, 1884). Kinkead came to Sitka aboard the steamer John L. Stephans along with General Jefferson C. Davis with his troops. General Davis would become the first of the military commanders of the Department of Alaska...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2013-08-25/accumulated-fragments-histories-ent
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Historian tells the story behind Alaska Day

...transfer to the United States the territory of Alaska." General Lovell Rousseau accepted the territory. General Jefferson C. Davis established his residence in the governor's house, and most of the Russian citizens went home, leaving a few...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2012-10-19/alaska-living-history
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This Day in History

In Alaska In 1867, an Army post was established at Sitka with General Jefferson C. Davis in command. In 1918, Juneau was quarantined to help prevent the spread of Spanish influenza. In 1940, radio station KINY-AM...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/102904/sta_20041029012.shtml
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This Day in History

In Alaska In 1867, an Army post was established at Sitka, with General Jefferson C. Davis in command. In 1918, Juneau was quarantined to help prevent the spread of Spanish influenza. In 1940, radio station KINY-AM...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/102903/loc_history.shtml
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This Day in History

...Alaska Sound off on the important issues at In 1867, an U.S. Army post was established at Sitka, with General Jefferson C. Davis in command. In 1918, Juneau was quarantined to help prevent the spread of Spanish influenza. In 1940, radio...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/102907/sta_20071029014.shtml
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This Day in History

In Alaska Sound off on the important issues at In 1867, an Army post was established at Sitka, with General Jefferson C. Davis in command. In 1918, Juneau was quarantined to help prevent the spread of Spanish influenza. In 1940, radio...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/102906/sta_20061029030.shtml
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Alaska's motley early governors

...in greater safety and prosperity. The first known commander of the Department of Alaska was Brevet Major Gen. Jefferson C. Davis. He took office on Oct. 18, 1867 and remained in office until Aug. 31, 1870. Although successful in a number...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2011-08-20/alaskas-motley-early-governors
Neighbors
This Day in History

In Alaska ? In 1867, an Army post was established at Sitka, with Gen. Jefferson C. Davis in command. ? In 1918, Juneau was quarantined to help prevent the spread of Spanish influenza. ? In 1940, radio station KINY-AM...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/102908/sta_349546567.shtml
Kake tribes take the head of an American official

...announcing the purchase of Alaska by the United States To teach all Tlingits a lesson in manners, U.S. Gen. Jefferson C. Davis had Kake burned and Wrangell bombarded. Even as late as the 1880s, Kake war canoes filled Sitka's harbor, threatening...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/022908/nei_252437545.shtml
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