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Digital Branch of the University of Alaska Fairbanks Oral History Program

Kathy Price

Kathy Price is a historian and cultural resource management specialist in Fairbanks, Alaska. She has researched and written about military history in the area, especially Ladd Field/Fort Wainwright, World War II, and the Cold War. Many of her reports were prepared on contract with the Center for Environmental Management of Military Lands, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado. Some of her publications include: Tracking the Unthinkable: the Donnelly Flats MIDAS Ground Station and the early development of space warning systems, 1959-1967: Fort Wainwright Donnelly Training Area, Alaska (2006); The World War II Heritage of Ladd Field, Fairbanks, Alaska (2004); Homesteads on Fort Wainwright, Alaska (2002); and Northern Defenders: Cold War Context of Ladd Air Force Base, Fairbanks, Alaska, 1947-1961 (co-authored with Russell Sakett, 2001). As part of her historical research work, Kathy has conducted numerous oral history interviews that are available at the Oral History Collection at Elmer E. Rasmuson Library, University of Alaska Fairbanks.

Kathy Price appears in the following new Jukebox projects: