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Fireside Lecture: 'Mary Joyce: An Extraordinary Alaskan Woman'

...Joyce operated a radio station at the lodge for Pacific Alaska Airways' twice-weekly run from Juneau to Fairbanks...she spent two years as a flight attendant for Pacific Alaska Airways, a subsidiary of Pan American Airways, traveling...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-02-27/fireside-lecture-mary-joyce-extraordinary
Art
State Library talk to focus on Mary Joyce

...took over ownership of the lodge, renaming it the Taku Lodge. From there she operated a radio station for the Pacific Alaska Airways and continued to raise sled dogs.Joyce's three-month, 1,000 mile trip from Juneau to Fairbanks via dog...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2013-03-07/state-library-talk-focus-mary-joyce
Art
Shaping Alaska myth

...the meals and entertaining her guests, Joyce became the first female radio telephone operator in Alaska when Pacific Alaska Airways needed a communications station on the Taku for its run from Juneau to Fairbanks. In 1935, Joyce began to consider...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/112702/nei_joyce.shtml
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This Day in History

...creating the Alaska Agricultural College and School of Mines, now the University of Alaska Fairbanks. In 1938, Pacific Alaska Airways flew the first contract airmail from Juneau to Fairbanks. In 1979, tests revealed that atomic fallout levels...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/050307/sta_20070503017.shtml
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This Day in History

...until statehood in 1959). In 1916, Wrangell's first bank, The Bank of Alaska, opened its doors. In 1939, Pacific Alaska Airways announced that 20,000 pounds of mail was flown between Juneau, Whitehorse and Fairbanks in the first year of...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/050807/sta_20070508025.shtml
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This Day in History

...took office as the sixth governor of the territory of Alaska, appointed by President Teddy Roosevelt. In 1935, Pacific Alaska Airway began Juneau-Fairbanks service. In 1959, Alaska Airlines applied for routes to Hawaii. In the nation In 1513...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/040207/sta_20070402019.shtml
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This Day in History

...took office as the sixth governor of the Territory of Alaska, appointed by President Teddy Roosevelt. In 1935, Pacific Alaska Airway began its Juneau-Fairbanks service. In 1959, Alaska Airlines applied for routes to Hawaii. In the nation In...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/040208/sta_264273894.shtml
This Day in History

...until statehood in 1959). In 1916, Wrangell's first bank, The Bank of Alaska, opened its doors. In 1939, Pacific Alaska Airways announced that 20,000 pounds of mail was flown between Juneau, Whitehorse and Fairbanks in the first year of...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/050808/sta_277023048.shtml
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