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Watchful for the Country

In Kotlik, Alaska, 1909, the US Army Signal Corps built a wireless station.

Kotlik looks out over the Bering Sea.

Image ACC 194, Vol IV, 0110

More photos of this outpost are available through the US Geological Survey website.

Image ACC 194, Vol IV, 0111

For bibliography purposes, these images can be cited:

Image #—, “US Army Photo collection, C-E Museum Acquisition” from the CECOM Historical Office archive, Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD.

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