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The story of the 1935 Matanuska Colony Project, which settled 200 families near Palmer, Alaska. Continue reading
In 1935 the U.S. Government transported 200 families from the Great Depression-stricken midwest to a valley of unparalleled beauty in Alaska, where they were given the chance to begin new lives as part of a federally-funded social experiment, the Matanuska … Continue reading