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Record #119761:

Writing minorities out of history: black builders of the Alcan Highway / Lael Morgan.

Title: Writing minorities out of history: black builders of the Alcan Highway / Lael Morgan.
Author(s): Morgan, Lael.
Date: 1992.
In: Alaska History. (1992.), Vol. 7(2) (1992)
Abstract: One third of 10,607 soldiers of Corps of Engineers who built Alaska Highway were black. This article draws attention to their contribution which has been largely overlooked in histories of the highway's construction.
Notes:

Alaska History. Vol. 7(2) :1-13 (1992).

Keywords: 355.48 -- Military history: 1939-45.
625.7 -- Road construction and maintenance.
93 -- History.
93"194" -- 1940-1949.
V -- History.
(*41) -- Canada.
(*49) -- Alaska.
SPRI record no.: 119761

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