The Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center in 1964

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The USDA Forest Service Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center in 1964

The Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center in 1964.

The Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center opened May 13, 1962 as the first U.S. Forest
Service visitor center in the nation. The architect was Linn Forrest and
the contractor was Triplette Construction, both of Juneau.

Picture by Doug Schonour, Summer of 1964 A.D., © 2014 A.D. by Doug Schonour

The Mendenhall Valley from Brotherhood Park

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The Mendenhall Valley from Brotherhood Park

The Mendenhall Valley from Brotherhood Park.

From left to right: McGinnis Mtn. – 4,2228 ft.; Stroller White Mtn. – 5,150 ft.;
Mendenhall Towers – 6,910 ft.; Mt. Wrather – 5,968 ft.; Bullard Mtn. – 4,225 ft.;
Spencer Peak – 5,463 ft.

Picture by O. Richard (Dick) Kent, 11:39 a.m. ADT, March 20, 2012, © 2012