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


1913 to 2013

Juneau, Alaska

State & Territorial



William Whitehead

OCCUPATION: Physician from Juneau

BIRTH DATE/PLACE: 10/21/1905 Lovington, Virgina

EDUCATION: College/University: University of Virginia, Doctor of Medicine, 1931
Internship: Virginia Mason Hospital, Seattle, Washington, 1931-32

SPOUSE: Dorothy Johnson

CHILDREN: Virginia Ann, Page Massie, Stuart Baldwin, Suellen Baldwin, Anne Effinger

EMPLOYMENT: Ship's Doctor, American Mail Line Vessels; Doctor, Private Practice, Wrangell; Founder, Juneau Medical & Surgery Clinic

SERVICE ORGANIZATIONS: Member/President, Rotary Club; Member, Juneau City Council Board of Medical Examiners; President, Juneau Chamber of Commerce; President, Territorial Medical Association; Member, Territorial Board of Education; Chairman, State Judicial Council; Member, Board of Regents, University of Alaska

OTHER: Recipient of the Community Service Award from the State Medical Association, 1966