6 Stores That Anyone Who Grew Up In Alaska Will Undoubtedly Remember

In the Alaska of the past, everything was hard to get. To get items from outside Alaska, you could wait months for a catalog order or wait for an occasional trip to Seattle to buy what you and your family needed. That made the role of the local store pivotal in the lives of many communities. These are the places Alaskans dreamed, cried, and shopped in the past.

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