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Scotty Allan, king of the dog-team drivers

Doris Shannon Garst

Scotty Allan, king of the dog-team drivers

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Published by J. Messner, inc. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Allan, Allan Alexander, d. 1941

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 231-233.

    Statementby Shannon Garst, illustrated by Dan Sweeney.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF909.A43 G3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination238 p.
    Number of Pages238
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6496652M
    LC Control Number46002625
    OCLC/WorldCa1625071

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Bibliography Gold, Men and Guns, Allan Alexander Allan Scott Allan, King of Dog Team Drivers Garst Sunset Magazine February "The King of the Arctic Trail" Dearborn Independent Aug Scotty Allen [sic] – "Scotland to Nome" Wenatchee World June.

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The driver, Gunnar Kasson (Norwegian immigrant, and the "man of the snows"), brought Balto and his team down to Los Angeles, where they received a key to the city--in the shape of a dog bone--from silent film darling Mary Pickford.

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Mushers and a team of 14 dogs, of which at least 5 must be on the towline at the finish line, cover the distance in 8–15 days or more. The Iditarod began in as an event to test the best sled dog mushers and teams but evolved into. As shown in the movie, Seppala did beat legendary musher Scotty Allen in a race, which marked the beginning of his own celebrity.

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