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Wien Airlines, the first airline in Alaska

Wien Airlines, the first airline in Alaska, also was the first to operate in the Nome and Seward Peninsula area. Noel Wien, who took the picture on July 27, 1927, noted on the back: “Notice spare prop. Tied on side of fuselage on wing. N. Wien.” Archives, University of Alaska Fairbanks.

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