Alaska Highway

This U.S. Army Signal Corps film documents the difficult task of building a 1,500 mile highway through the Canadian wilderness as a World… read more

Alaska Highway This U.S. Army Signal Corps film documents the difficult task of building a 1,500 mile highway through the Canadian wilderness as a World War II supply route from the lower 48 states to Fairbanks, Alaska. The highway connected several airfields and isolated ports on the Alaska panhandle. It was opened to the public in 1948. close

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Alaska Highway

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Program ID:
425476-1
Category:
Vignette
Format:
Vignette
Location:
Fairbanks, Alaska, United States
First Aired:
Mar 25, 2017 | 9:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Apr 01, 2017 | 8:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Mar 25, 2017 | 9:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 26, 2017 | 4:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 27, 2017 | 2:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 01, 2017 | 8:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3