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Digital Branch of the University of Alaska Fairbanks Oral History Program


Spinks/Marsen Cabin

Ed Marsan and his wife, Mable, lived in this cabin (built by Ike Spinks) during the 1930's. Apparently, Mable was an ex-prostitute. Ed Marsan was a blacksmith and miner, who eventually left Alaska. Mable later lived with Ike Spinks. The structure consists of two-room log cabin with an attached cache. (Site 4)

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