These directories were found at NARA Anchorage. Only a few were scanned. The 1964 original is at our museum.
Army switchboards were manual. All calls were handled by an operator. Switchboards were as follows:
|CABLE - 215th C.A.|
|CAMEL - 58th INFANTRY|
|COAST - 250th C.A.|
|CORAL - Alert Only|
|COAST MILLER - Fort Abercrombie|
|Fort Greely - main switchboard, Western Electric Model 12 (earlier a BD-40)|
|COAST CHINIAK - Fort J.H. Smith|
|COAST LONG ISLAND - Fort Tidball, BD-74|
|Joint Control Post (JCP)|
|Bell's Flats (CBs 4th Const. reg.)|
|May 1943 cover only. Original at NARA Anchorage.|
January 1944 ARMY directory|
Re-typed text of entire directory
Images of original
Original at NARA Anchorage.
Navy had an Automatic Electric Strowger dial telephone exchange which was in use past 1980.
|January 1943. Original at NARA Anchorage.|
|April 1943 cover only. Original at NARA Anchorage.|
|July 1943 cover only. Original at NARA Anchorage.|
|September 1943 cover only. Original at NARA Anchorage.|
|December 1943 cover only. Original at NARA Anchorage.|
|October 1964 text, includes city listings. Original at KMHM.|
|November 1968 U.S.Naval Station Kodiak, Alaska Original at KMHM (donated by Julia Spears 6/5/23)|
|Kodiak Town 1949. Cover image only. We do not have the book.|
More on Kodiak military telephone exchanges
Navy communications file
Microfiche Alaska directories at Juneau library.
http://www.kadiak.org/telephone_books/index.html This page created 2011 January 30, updated 2015 September 10, 2016 April 16, 2023 June 8