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Photo 21 of 125: TV showing the map where we are.

 

 

 

Photo 22 of 125: Approaching the first city of Alaska -- Ketchikan.

I got up at 4:00 a.m. to witness it.

 

 

 

Photo 23 of 125: Arriving at the Ketchikan port.

 

 

 

Photo 24 of 125: Ketchikan, Alaska -- Our 50th State; It is official!

 

 

 

Photo 25 of 125: Ketchikan, Alaska -- Look down at Ketchikan Creek and see salmon

milling about in the water while they adjust to fresh water before beginning their

uphill swim to their spawning grounds.

 

 

 

Photo 26 of 125: Ketchikan, Alaska -- Dolly's house (right), a former bordello, is a popular

toursit attraction along Ketchikan Creek. A shortage of flat ground on the waterfront,

plus a great tidal range, often caused early coastal towns to be built on pilings

out over the water.

 

 

 

Photo 27 of 125: Ketchikan, Alaska -- Saxmon Native Village is home to over 400 different

indians. Its tour enables us to experience how modern-day southeast Alaskan natives live.

 

 

 

Photo 28 of 125: Ketchikan, Alaska -- Native indians perform authentic tribal dances in

their cedar tribal clan house.

 

 

 

Photo 29 of 125: Ketchikan, Alaska -- The Totem Park at Saxmon Native Village boasts

the largest collection of authentic totem poles in the world.

 

 

 

Photo 30 of 125: Ketchikan, Alaska -- More of totem poles

 

 

 

Photo 31 of 125: Ketchikan, Alaska -- That guy with white hair has been carving and

painting totem poles for 30 years.

 

 

 

Photo 32 of 125: Ketchikan, Alaska -- Having a quick lunch

on the cruise ship before next tour.

 

 

 

Photo 33 of 125: Ketchikan, Alaska -- Great Alaskan Lumberjack Guys

 

 

 

Photo 34 of 125: Ketchikan, Alaska -- Underhand Chop Event

(contest between US and Canada guys)

 

 

 

Photo 35 of 125: Ketchikan, Alaska -- Log Rolling Event

 

 

 

Photo 36 of 125: Juneau, Alaska -- Meet the famous deaf dog named Patsy Ann.

 

 

 

Photo 37 of 125: Juneau, Alaska -- Old pictures of Patsy Ann

 

 

 

Photo 38 of 125: Juneau, Alaska -- Charming tale of Patsy Ann -- Part 1 of 4

 

 

 

Photo 39 of 125: Juneau, Alaska -- Charming tale of Patsy Ann -- Part 2 of 4

 

 

 

Photo 40 of 125: Juneau, Alaska -- Charming tale of Patsy Ann -- Part 3 of 4

 

 

 

Photo 41 of 125: Juneau, Alaska -- Charming tale of Patsy Ann -- Part 4 of 4

 

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