Category: steamboat history

White Seal Dock a reminder of Fairbanks early waterfront

White Seal Dock as it looked in Fall 2012 According to the book, Fairbanks, a City Historic Building Survey, few of Fairbanks’ early commercial buildings remain. Most were destroyed by the numerous fires and...

SS Nenana – The last steamboat to Fairbanks

SS Nenana – The last steamboat to Fairbanks

  SS Nenana along the Lower Yukon River during the 1940s (originally posted on 9-11-2012 – revised on 4-30-2018) The SS Nenana has been one of the premier attractions at Pioneer Park in Fairbanks....