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


1913 to 2013

Juneau, Alaska

State & Territorial



Amelia Gundersen

Nurse: Nurse from Ketchikan

BIRTH DATE/PLACE: 06/05/1893;
Vandalia, Illinois

EDUCATION: College/University: University of Texas, Music Degree Vocational/Technical: St. Mary's Hospital, Nurse's Training, Detroit, Michigan

MILITARY SERVICE: US Army, Nurse's Corps, WWI, Denver, Colorado, discharged 1926; US Army, Nurse, WWII, San Francisco, California

SERVICE ORGANIZATIONS: Member, American Legion; Member, Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States; Member, Pioneers Auxiliary; Member, Women of the Moose

SPOUSE: Andrew W. Gunderson

EMPLOYMENT: Director, All-Female Orchestra, Boston Conservatory