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


1913 to 2013

Juneau, Alaska

State & Territorial



Richard Peter

SPOUSE: Mary Scott

CHILDREN: Eric, Scott, Leahy

EMPLOYMENT: Laboratory Technician, U.S. Army, Juneau, Alaska; News Director, KINY, Juneau, Alaska; Assistant Attorney General, Juneau, Alaska

SPECIAL INTERESTS: Author of plays, poetry, prose, and fiction

OTHER:: Coined the Purchase Centennial Slogan, "North to the Future"

OCCUPATION: Lawyer, Author, Newscaster from Juneau

BIRTH DATE/PLACE: 02/17/1916; Canton, Ohio

EDUCATION: College/University: Bachelor of Laws Degree, Ohio Northern University, 1914, Ada, Ohio

MILITARY SERVICE: U.S. Army, 1942