A Gathering of Saints in Alaska: An Informed Chronicle of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the State of Alaska
Place Published: Salt Lake City, UT
Publisher: The Mormon Historical Society of Alaska in collaboration with Hiller Industries
Date Published: 1983
Edition: First Edition
Book Id: 37487
306pp. 8 3/4" X 11 1/4" volume bound in dark blue, marble patterned spine and boards. Map endpapers. Illustrated with photographs. Very good condition. The book has faint rubbing at the tail of the spine and at the tips of the corners. The dust jacket is in very good condition, with a light wrinkle at the head and tail of the spine and light rubbing at the tips of the corners. 1/4" closed tear in the tail of the spine. Very nice copy!
From the dust jacket- "The first known member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Alaska lived in Nome during the Gold Rush in the early 1900's. By 1981 the Church, which had grown to almost five million members worldwide, had eleven thousand members in Alaska."