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Rafting the Tanana, 1967: The trip that helped inspire the Great

posted Jul 8, 2008, 11:31 PM by Curt Madison
by Neal Brown
The Ester Republic, v. 10 n. 7, July 2008 (not yet published)

Although I can swim, I’m afraid of being in or on water, whether it’s  
in a river, a lake, or an ocean. Yet, in the spring of 1967, George  
Cresswell and I decided to build our own raft and float down the  
Tanana River from Fairbanks to Nenana.