Before gold was found in Fairbanks, in 1900 a telegraph line was bringing the influence of civilization to the Tanana Valley. The WAMCATS line was a National Security project to protect Alaska from Britain.  And Billy Mitchell was a very minor player in the line's construction. The presenter hopes to enlighten and dispel a bit of 'false bravado'


  • Occurred Wednesday, November 20th, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm


Pioneer Hall at Pioneer Park

2300 Airport Way
Fairbanks, AK 99701


Elizabeth Jane Cook