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Bunkhouse

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1928–1929

The two-story bunkhouse is a hip-roofed, foursquare building, measuring 34 feet by 44 feet, constructed for temporary laborers. The clapboard-covered wood-framed building had a mess hall, kitchen, reading room, bedroom, and washroom on the first floor, and five two-man bedrooms, washroom, and shower on the second.

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Author: 
Alison K. Hoagland
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Alison K. Hoagland, "Bunkhouse", [Palmer, Alaska], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/AK-01-SC091.3.

Print Source

Buildings of Alaska, Alison K. Hoagland. New York: Oxford University Press, 1993, 135-135.

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