Residents of the Wrangell Mountains 1884-1950
This document contains data on local residents obtained by the author from virtually all published and many unpublished sources over the past several years. Needless to say, some conflicting accounts make it a work in progress.
Readers possessing better information, additional data, or local photos are encouraged to call the park at (907) 822-5234 or e-mail us.
Alaska residents and visitors are always welcome to drop by Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve headquarters in Copper Center, Alaska, and speak to us as well.
Do you know someone that once lived here?
Did You Know?
Mt. Drum, a volcano located in the Wrangell Volcanic Field, was named
by Lt. Henry Allen in 1885 for Adj. General Richard Drum.