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Old Man Alaska
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Stock #: 326036
Type: Postcard
Era: Linen
State: Alaska (AK)
Condition: Fair
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)
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Additional Details:
Area - 590,000 square miles; coast line - 26,000 miles; discovered by Russia - 1741; bought by US - 1867; Yukon River - 2000 miles; Mt. McKinley - 20,300 feet; purchase price - $7,200,000; est. minerals - $700,500,000; Statistics for Jan. 1937: Fur, Fox, Mink, Etc - $2,513,243; Silver - $217,201; gold - $16,653,379; copper - $2,488,703; salmon - $48,173,176; total fish value - $51,971,206; commerce $115,963,586; reindeer, est. number - 750,000; airplanes - 90; airplane miles - 2,130,929; passengers carried - 16,982