African American history in Alaska
Alaska Constitutional Convention and statehood
Alaska state legislators and legislation
Anchorage Winter Olympics bids
Arctic National Wildlife Refuge
Businesses, clubs, and organizations
Fishing, fisheries, and canneries
Fur trading, trapping, and farming
Geography and environmental studies
Non-English language collections
Senior Citizen issues and advocacy
Student newspapers, Anchorage Community College and University of Alaska Anchorage
Women’s organizations and women’s issues
The collections listed in this guide are the papers of poets or literary organizations that supported the work of poets. Many other collections in the Archives have poetry content. You can use the search box on each page linked below to keyword search through all the collection descriptions.
Ann Chandonnet papers; 1942-2007. HMC-0085. Personal papers, writings, and research files of an Alaskan poet, author, and journalist.
Richard Dauenhauer papers; 1961-1985. HMC-0099. A portion of the collection relates to Mr. Dauenhauer’s poetry work.
Ruben Gaines papers; 1952-1983. HMC-0110. Papers and recordings of an Alaskan poet and storyteller.
Harpoon records; 1978-1982. HMC-0130. Documents related to an Alaskan literary journal.
Literary Artists Guild of Alaska records; 1981-1982. HMC-0164. Records of an organization that arranged workshops and conferences for Alaskan writers and promoted and publicized the works and products of Alaskan writers
Margaret G. Mielke papers; 1942-1980. HMC-0176. Papers of the first Alaskan Poet Laureate.
Dale A. Stirling papers; 1980-1986. HMC-0235. Records of the editor and publisher of an informal literary journal, Poetry North Review.
Joanne Townsend papers; 1962-2015. HMC-0246. Papers of a former Poet Laureate for Alaska.
Thomas William papers; 1972-1994. HMC-0129. Literary papers of an Alaskan author and poet.