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


1913 to 2013

Juneau, Alaska

State & Territorial



Charles Murray

OCCUPATION: Miner, Fisherman, Businessman from Valdez

BIRTH DATE/PLACE: 08/14/1887 Donegal County, Ireland

MILITARY: US Army, 1918

EMPLOYMENT: Miner: Nome Miner: Cliff Mine, Valdez, Alaska Miner: Forty Mile district, Alaska Fisherman: Cordova Founder: Chain of trading posts, Siberia, Russia

SERVICE ORGANIZATIONS: President: Fisherman's Union, Cordova, Alaska

OTHER: Sold 34 mining claims in 1947