By Phyllis Demuth Movius
Alaska has continually attracted humans from diversified backgrounds. In A position of Belonging, Phyllis Movius introduces us to 5 ladies who settled in Fairbanks among 1903 and 1923 and who typify the disparate inhabitants that has lengthy enriched Alaska. The women’s day-by-day lives and private tales are woven jointly in those biographical images, drawn from the women’s letters, memoirs, own papers, membership documents, their very own oral histories and released writings. Enriched via many never-before-published ancient images, Movius’s study supplies us a distinct inroad into lifestyles at the frontier.
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A Place of Belonging: Five Founding Women of Fairbanks, Alaska by Phyllis Demuth Movius