September 12, 2019
September 12, 1919 The sportsmen of Petersburg are mostly men with families who go after a deer for the purpose of supplying their larder with food. If they see one deer they get it, but if they see more they let them go because they do not believe in ruthless killing of game.
The Petersburg section is one of the richest game sections of southeastern Alaska, the three islands, Mitkof, Kupreanof, and Kuiu, which compose the section having more deer on them than any other island, or group in the Alexander Archipelago. The sporting men in Petersburg and the Wrangell Narrows section realize th...