Images from another time: Hickel's first term, 1966

Posted: Tuesday, December 13, 2005

Former Gov. Walter Hickel works in his office in the Capitol circa 1966. Hickel was governor from 1966 to 1969 and 1990 to 1994. He first ran as a Republican, but left the GOP in 1990 and ran successfully with the Alaskan Independence Party. He also was a member of the Republican National Committee from 1954 to 1964. He served as the U.S. Secretary of the Interior from 1969 to 1970.

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