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


1913 to 2013

Juneau, Alaska

State & Territorial



James McCain

OCCUPATION: Miner from Anchorage

BIRTH DATE/PLACE: Circa 1886; Brownsville, Oregon

EDUCATION: College/University: Willamette University, Bachelor of Divinity Salem, Oregon College/University: Northwestern University, Bachelor of Arts, Evanston, Illinois College/University; University of Chicago, Post-Graduate Studies, Chicago, Illinois

SPOUSE: Roxanna Cleveland Cox

CHILDREN: James, Alice

EMPLOYMENT: Methodist Minister and Lecturer, Topeka, Kansas and Kansas City, Missouri; Vice President, Intercollegiate Prohibition Association, Anchorage, Alaska; Minister, Congregational Church, Anchorage, Alaska; Assistant U.S. Attorney, Anchorage, Alaska; Lawyer, Private Law Practice, Ketchikan, Alaska; Mayor, Ketchikan, Alaska

SERVICE ORGANIZATIONS: Member, City Council, Ketchikan, Alaska; Member, Alaska Bar Association; Member, Pioneers; Member, Lions; President, Eagles; Member, Elks; Member, Moose