Photos from Gil Mull's interview and his personal collection of historic photos with him discussing some of them
Born in Illinois, Gil Mull came to Alaska in 1961 as a geologist working for Atlantic Richfield Corporation. Having been involved in early oil exploration on the North Slope and doing extensive geological mapping in the Brooks Range, Gil was an expert on Alaska's northern geologic history. In addition to working for the oil industry, Gil also worked for the US Geological Survey and the State of Alaska, Division of Geological and Geophysical Surveys, Division of Oil and Gas. He retired in 2003, and moved to Santa Fe, New Mexico. Gil Mull passed away in October 2021 at the age of 86. For more about Gil Mull, see his obituary in the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner newspaper.