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Return to:   Cattle Ranching in the Subarctic - Cattle ranching on the Last Frontier reaches back as far as Russian Alaska, when settlers first introduced bovines to Kodiak Island.
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Purebred Galloway on Kodiak Island


The Alaska Agricultural Experimental Farm at Kalsin Bay, Kodiak Island,
had been in operation for 20 years when a National Geographic
expedition passed through on their way to the Katmai area. This image of a purebred Galloway was taken on September 21, 1919. University of
Alaska Archives.

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