Anchorage During The War Years

Ringing the bell for the Salvation Army outside JC Penney downtown, former mayor George Wuerch heard old timers' stories from Anchorage's wild and crazy WWII years. Back then, downtown Anchorage only had one or two paved streets and a plethora of seedy establishments lining 4th and 5th Avenues.

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Latitude: 61.217478
Longitude: -149.890156
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