Alaska – Links

Alaska – Genealogy and Family History Links

Alaska State Archives, see Genealogy section: http://archives.alaska.gov/

Alaska’s Digital Archives: http://vilda.alaska.edu/index.php

Anchorage Genealogical Society. Includes lists of Alaskan genealogy/history related societies and Alaskana collections at public libraries: http://www.anchoragegenealogy.org

Vital Statistics, Alaska. Public access available 100 years for births, 50 for marriages, divorces, deaths: http://dhss.alaska.gov/dph/VitalStats/Pages/default.aspx

Alaska Records Digitization Project, National Archives and Records Administration, USA: http://www.archives.gov/seattle/anchorage-project/

Alaska Church Records, FamilySearch wiki: https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Alaska_Church_Records

Alaska Censuses Existing and Lost, FamilySearch: https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Alaska_Censuses_Existing_and_Lost#cite_ref-Lind_3-0

Alaska Historical Society: http://alaskahistoricalsociety.org/

Alaskan History Timeline, : Alaska Public Lands Information Center:http://www.alaskacenters.gov/alaska-timeline.cfm

Finding Your Gold Rush Relative, Alaska State Library: http://library.alaska.gov/hist/parham.html

Alaska Online Historical Directories, Miriam J. Robbins: https://sites.google.com/site/onlinedirectorysite/Home/usa/ak

Alaska Newspaper Project, Alaska State Library: http://library.alaska.gov/hist/newspaper/newspaper.html
Alaska Newspapers Index, not complete: http://education.alaska.gov/lam/newspapers.cfm

Alaska GenWeb, USGenWeb, maps, 1930 census images, newspaper indexes, Guide to Catholic-related records…about Native Americans : http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~akgenweb/index2.htm

AK GenWeb Archives, includes various listings of church records, directories and cemeteries: http://usgwarchives.net/ak/akfiles.htm

Alaska Web, Research Center, includes partial index of marriages1745-1950: http://www.alaskaweb.org/research.html
Alaska Web, a guide – Records of Alaska Natives in Religious Archives: http://alaskaweb.org/native/aknatrecs.html

Alaska Genealogy Trails. Includes Obituary Index -Alaska Weekly & Alaska Sportsman, WW II Honor Roll of Casualties, Alaskan Shipwrecks 1750 – 1887:http://genealogytrails.com/alaska/

1895 Alaska map, Rand McNally Corporation. MemorialLibrary.com: http://www.livgenmi.com/1895/AK/state.htm

Alaska Highway / ALCAN Highway

The Alaska Highway, 75th Anniversary: http://celebratealaskahighway.com/

Alaska Highway and Haines Road, 1942 to Present. Presented by Paul Murchison, John Loh Rey, Daniel Grochowalski (.pdf): http://www.thetbwg.org/meetings/Buffalo_plenary/Presentations%20(Day%202)/The%20Alaska%20-%20Canada%20Highway.pdf

North to Alaska! A Personal Perspective of Building the Alaska Highway, Interviews, historic photos, 2003 Reunion, Royal BC Museum, Living Landscapes: https://royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/exhibits/living-landscapes/prnr/alaska/contents.html

Alaska Highway, Alaska Digital Archives: http://vilda.alaska.edu/cdm/

Building the Alaska Highway, Hidden History, Black History of the Yukon: http://tc.gov.yk.ca/archives/hiddenhistory/en/highway.html

Alaska Highway Community Society: http://ouralaskahighway.com/

Beyond Mile Zero: The Vanishing Alaska Highway Lodge Community by Lily Gontard and Mark Kelly (Lost Moose, 2017). Look for this book in the BCGS Library soon.

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About DRogers

M. Diane Rogers is a Director and Editor and Co-webmistress of the British Columbia Genealogical Society, teaches genealogy and family history year round, and blogs at CanadaGenealogy, or, Jane's Your Aunt. She's been doing her own family research since the 1980s in Canada, the UK and the United States, Sweden and further afield. She has a lifelong interest in Canadian and women's history and is a member of the Association of Professional Genealogists, the Genealogical Speakers Guild and the International Society of Family History Writers and Editors

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