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Norman Vaughan, Mellen Shea honored in 2006 Nome serum run

...the event - this year's honorary mushers, Col. Norman Vaughan and Mellen Shea. Vaughan instigated the take off, tears welled up in her eyes. It was Norman Vaughan who accepted the serum last year and handed it off...
Antarctic explorer Norman Vaughan dies at 100

ANCHORAGE - Norman Vaughan, who as a young man explored Antarctica with Admiral Richard Byrd in what was to become a life full of adventure, died Friday...
Photo: Explorer passes the century mark

Legendary musher and Antarctic explorer Norman Vaughan, left, laughs with family Saturday in South Carolina during his 100th birthday celebration. The celebration itself was held...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...from Nenana to Nome in 1925, Norman Vaughan was a 19-year-old Ivy League...from Nenana to Nome in 1925, Norman Vaughan was a 19-year-old Ivy League...from Nenana to Nome in 1925, Norman Vaughan was a 19-year-old Ivy League...
Serum-run vet retraces route of historic 1925 rescue effort

...When a group of Alaska dog mushers relayed a life-saving diphtheria serum 800 miles from Nenana to Nome in 1925, Norman Vaughan was a 19-year-old Ivy League college student. That was 75 years ago. On Sunday, Vaughan set out with 24 other...
Vaughan goes for ascent on 100th birthday

...bed at his Anchorage apartment, relying on a caretaker to help him with mundane activities, such as walking. But Norman Vaughan is determined to celebrate his 100th birthday by scaling the 10,300-foot mountain in Antarctica that bears his...

...Distinguished Cultural Services Award; Anchorage Museum of History & Art, Outstanding Arts Organization; Colonel Norman Vaughan, Anchorage, Humanities Alaskan Muse Award; Roger Schmidt, Sitka Fine Arts Camp director, Arts Education Award...
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Alaska's Olympic torchbearers come to Juneau

...all the way to 95-year-old Norman Vaughan, expedition explorer. He started...their turn to support Michelle. Norman Vaughan Hometown -- Anchorage. Nomination...diphtheria serum run); Col. Norman Vaughan is a living history book and an...
Lindh named newest member of state HOF

...four-time Olympian and mountain running legend; Wally Leask, WWII-era Southeast basketball legend; and Colonel Norman Vaughan, long-time polar explorer and adventurer, according to the ASHOF Web site. The first ascent of Mount McKinley...
Inside out

...Dwight Perkins take one to his budget meetings. Answered Perkins, ``Shouldn't this be red?'' Fashion plate Norman Vaughan is known for going to unusual places, such as Antarctica. But the white-haired explorer showed up somewhere even...


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