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Faribanks in Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska — The American West (Northwest)
 

Wickersham Cabin

 
 
Wickersham Cabin Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, July 27, 2010
1. Wickersham Cabin Marker
Inscription. This is the site of the original cabin of James J. Wickersham. He was an author, pioneer judge, congressional delegate and Alaska Visionary. Alaska Centennial 1867-1967 State of Alaska Governor Walter J. Hickel Alaska Centennial Commission
 
Erected 1967 by Alaska Centennial Commission.
 
Location. 64° 50.657′ N, 147° 42.943′ W. Marker is in Faribanks, Alaska, in Fairbanks North Star Borough. Marker is at the intersection of 1st Avenue and Noble Street on 1st Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fairbanks AK 99701, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lacey Street Theater (1939) (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Barnette's Landing (about 800 feet away); Suter House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Cushman Street (approx. 0.2 miles away); "The Line" (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fairbanks Public Schools (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Founding of Fairbanks (approx. mile away); Clay Street Cemetery (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Faribanks.
 
Also see . . .
1. Find a Grave: James Wickersham. (Submitted on September 19, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
2. James Wickersham - Wikipedia. (Submitted on September 19, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
3. The Downtown Fairbanks Walking Tour - Wickersham Monument. (Submitted on September 19, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 19, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 524 times since then and 48 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on September 19, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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