ALASKA BORDER DISPUTE ON CROSSCURRENTS, 10/19: A tribunal arbitrated a resolution of the disputed boundary between Alaska and British Columbia though the Canadian delegates announced on this date in 1903 their refusal to sign. Gavin and Wyatt stare down each other across the border line as did the negotiators in the 1903 Alaska border dispute. You are invited, not to the negotiation table, but rather to the radio show of Crosscurrents, 10/19 at 8 a.m.
JAMES WICKERSHAM ON CROSSCURRENTS, 8/24: Lawyer, politician, and jurist, James Wickersham, born on this date in 1857, made lasting imprints on Alaska’s government, commerce, and heritage. Gavin and Wyatt visit Judge Wickersham listening to the radio in his Juneau home. It will be a honor for John to celebrate pioneer Alaska frontier justice on the birthday of James Wickersham on Crosscurrents, 8/24 at 8 a.m.