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


1913 to 2013

Juneau, Alaska

State & Territorial



A. A. Allen

OCCUPATION: Businessman, Dog Musher from Nome

BIRTH DATE/PLACE: 06/05/1867; Allanbrae, Scotland

SPOUSE: Married (spouse's name unspecified)

CHILDREN: Fay, George

EMPLOYMENT: Employee, Hudson Bay Co., Canada; Delivered Mail by Dog Sled Team between Valdez, Fairbanks, and Nome; Competed/Placed, 8 Sweepstakes Dog Races (three time 1st place winner, three time 2nd place winner, twice 3rd place winner); Member, Nome School Board; Trained/Transported, 400 dogs, for use by the American Expeditionary Force, French Alps, WWI; Engaged, Dog Food Manufacturing, California; Miner, B.C., Canada; Tech Adviser, Paramount Pictures; Adviser, Admiral Byrd, before his departure to Antarctica