By Phyllis Demuth Movius
Alaska has regularly attracted humans from diverse backgrounds. In A position of Belonging, Phyllis Movius introduces us to 5 girls who settled in Fairbanks among 1903 and 1923 and who typify the disparate inhabitants that has lengthy enriched Alaska. The women’s day-by-day lives and private tales are woven jointly in those biographical pics, drawn from the women’s letters, memoirs, own papers, membership files, their very own oral histories and released writings. Enriched through many never-before-published historic photographs, Movius’s examine offers us a special inroad into lifestyles at the frontier.
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A Place of Belonging: Five Founding Women of Fairbanks, Alaska by Phyllis Demuth Movius