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Section House and Depot

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1930s, section house. c. 1934, depot

Behind the museum are two railroad-related buildings, the section house and the depot, moved to this site away from the tracks. The section house is a one-story, hip-roofed building. Next to it, also painted a mustard color with brown trim, is the depot, a small, one-story building with a hip roof and beveled siding. Built in 1920, the original depot burned in 1933. This one was built later, apparently to the same specifications.

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Alison K. Hoagland
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Alison K. Hoagland, "Section House and Depot", [Talkeetna, Alaska], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/AK-01-SC098.

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Buildings of Alaska, Alison K. Hoagland. New York: Oxford University Press, 1993, 139-139.

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