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CRNWContract Representative Northwest (US Coast Guard)
CRNWCopper River and Northwestern (Kennecott, AK)
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These three men convinced New York investors to provide capital to build the Kennecott copper mines and the Copper River and Northwestern Railway, but opposition from political opportunists, Eastern conservationists, and muckraking journalists stifled further industrial development on the last frontier.
From 1911 to 1938 this corridor contained the Copper River and Northwestern Railroad, which brought rich copper ore to the harbor town of Cordova.