100 Years of Alaska's Legislature
"From Territorial Days to Today"


1913 to 2013

Juneau, Alaska

State & Territorial



O. P. Gaustad

SPOUSE: Violet L. Simmons

CHILDREN: Violet Marie "Vide" (Mrs. E.L. Bartlett)

SERVICE ORGANIZATIONS: Member, Arctic Brotherhood; Member, Knights of Pythias; Member, Territorial Board of Education; Member, Pioneers (Charter Member, Fairbanks Igloo)

OCCUPATION: Journalist, Miner, Businessman from Fairbanks

BIRTH DATE/PLACE: 08/15/1873; Hammar, Norway

EMPLOYMENT: Employee, Hillsboro BANNER, Hillsboro, North Dakota; Managing Editor, Hillsboro BANNER, Hillsboro, North Dakota; Chief Deputy Sheriff, Hillsboro, North Dakota; City Auditor, Hillsboro, North Dakota; Mining Interests, Tolovana District; Associates with J.A. Gustafson, Bankers and Merchants, Brooks; Owner, Cascaden Tramway, Brooks area; Stockholder/General Manager, Fairbanks NEWS-MINER; Owner, Automobile Sales Agency, Fairbanks