In 1913, Juneau's City Hall at the corner of Fourth and Main streets was ready for occupancy.
In 1967, Secretary of the Interior Stewart Udall announced plans to open the continental shelf in the Gulf of Alaska to oil and gas exploration. He suggested the revenues could provide a solution to the Alaska Native land claim problem.
In 1979, 4,000 pounds of mail for Anchorage and rural Alaska was lost as a mail container van washed overboard in the Gulf of Alaska.
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