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The Alaska Historical Commission will meet Wednesday and Thursday, April 2-3, in the Gastineau Room at the Baranof Hotel. The meeting is open to the public and will begin on Wednesday at 1:30 p.m., and on Thursday at 9 a.m.
Agenda items for the meeting include review of requests for funds from the Alaska Anniversaries Commemoration Grant Program, review of three applications to name geographic features in the state, and discussion of plans for Cold War and geographic names conferences.
Any person or group wishing to address the members of the commission on matters relating to history, archaeology, or historic preservation is invited to participate in the public comment session at 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday.
Copies of the preliminary meeting agenda are available and can be requested by calling the Office of History and Archaeology at 907-269-8721, sending an email to email@example.com or sending a request in writing to the Office of History and Archaeology, Alaska Department of Natural Resources, 550 West 7th Ave., Suite 1310, Anchorage, AK 99501-3565. More information about the commission is available at the OHA website at www.dnr.state.ak.us/parks/oha/index.htm.