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Knik Hall

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Between 1900 and 1914
  • Knik Hall (Jet Lowe)

Knik Hall is a two-story, wood-framed building with a gable roof. The horizontal boards covering the building are flush boards on the front and clapboards on the sides. Across the gable front is a one-story, shed-roofed enclosed porch, wood-framed with board-and-batten siding. Although little is known of its origin, the hall was apparently built some time between 1900 and 1914 and served as a roadhouse, store, and pool hall. It now houses the Knik Museum and the Dog Mushers Hall of Fame.

Writing Credits

Author: 
Alison K. Hoagland
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Alison K. Hoagland, "Knik Hall", [Wasilla, Alaska], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/AK-01-SC079.

Print Source

Buildings of Alaska, Alison K. Hoagland. New York: Oxford University Press, 1993, 127-127.

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