The Roundhouse at Alyeska Museum
Top of the Tram
Friday, August 19th
11 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Join award-winning Alaska author/speaker Laurel Downing Bill as she shares stories from Alaska’s colorful past!
Laurel Downing Bill, author of the popular Aunt Phil’s Trunk Alaska history series and featured historian on KTVA CBS Channel 11 show titled “Alaska Story Time with Aunt Phil”
Did you know that the last shot of the American Civil War happened in the Bering Sea of Alaska? Or that infamous gunslinger-lawman Wyatt Earp spent time in Alaska during its gold-rush heyday? Or that World War II hero Jimmy Doolittle grew up in Nome in the early 1900s?
These and many more entertaining nonfiction stories fill the pages of the five-book Aunt Phil’s Trunk Alaska history series. Come meet the author and learned more fun facts about the nation’s 49th state!
Critics agree that “Aunt Phil’s Trunk is the most well researched, well written and fun to read Alaska history available.”