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Price free
Age Suitability All Ages
Categories History Literary Arts

John Tippets presents Heart of Courage: The Gillam Plane crash and the Amazing True Story of Survival in the Frozen Wilderness o

Friday, May 3, 2013 2:00p to 3:30p
UAA Campus Bookstore Anchorage, AK

Hearts of Courage is the amazing true account of the 1943 Gillam plane crash in the wilderness of southeast Alaska. Pilot Harold Gillam, with five others, including CAA engineer, Joseph Tippets, had left Seattle on January 5th en route to a scheduled refueling stop near Ketchikan when disaster struck. Using historical photographs & his father's first-hand descriptions, John Tippets' presentation is is a source of inspiration to all who hear it. For more info 786-4782; repstein2@uaa.alaska.edu

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UAA Campus Bookstore
Spirit Dr
Anchorage, AK 99508
(907) 786-1151
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