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LARRY PEARSON. Telecommunications Papers; 1974-1995. 7.75 cu. ft.

Larry Pearson's journalism career included work as news editor for the Minneapolis Tribune, reporter and news desk editor for the Rome Daily American in Italy, and reporter for United Press International. He holds master's degrees from the University of Minnesota and the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and a doctorate degree from the University of Minnesota. Pearson taught journalism at the College of St. Thomas in Minnesota, and the University of Wisconsin-Madison before coming to work for the University of Alaska Anchorage in 1985 as a professor in the Department of Journalism and Public Communications. He served as a special consultant to the Alaska House Special Committee on Telecommunications under chairman H.A. "Red" Boucher from 1985 to 1989. Pearson also directed the Center for Information Technology at the University of Alaska Anchorage from 1990 to 1992, hosting the Chugach Conferences on telecommunications issues in Alaska in 1989, 1990, and 1991.

The collection consists of Larry Pearson's papers concerning telecommunications in Alaska, including those of the Alaska House Special Committee on Telecommunications, the Technology Information Council in the governor's office, and the Center for Information Technology at the University of Alaska Anchorage. The collection is divided into twelve series: files of the House Special Committee on Telecommunications including meeting minutes; reports to the telecommunications committee; audiocassettes of telecommunications committee meetings; Telecommunications Information Council documents; Center for Information Technology files and documents; Chugach Conference programs, printed proceedings, audiocassettes, and videocassettes; Alaska Department of Administration reports concerning telecommunications; information management plans for departments and divisions of Alaska state government; documents concerning public broadcasting in Alaska; documents concerning telecommunications regulatory bodies including the Alaska Public Utilities Commission and the Federal Communications Commission; miscellaneous telecommunications briefings, reports, studies, histories, conference papers, etc.; and articles on telecommunications issues.

The collection was presented to the archives by Larry Pearson in 1999.

HMC-0479
JAS (1/2000)

Box and Folder list:

Box 1

Series 1. House Special Committee on Telecommunications: Files (primarily 1985-1988); 1977-1988. 1.9 cu. ft.
1.
14th Legislature, HB 242: Chargeback; 1985-1986.
2. 14th Legislature, Committee report for session (draft); Summer 1986.
3. 14th Legislature, Information Resource Management, July 15, 1986; June-July 1986.
4. 14th Legislature, Interim Correspondence-Incoming, 1986; June-Nov. 1986.
5. 14th Legislature, Interim Correspondence-Outgoing, 1986; June-Dec. 1986.
6. 14th Legislature, Lifeline, Jan. 31, 1986; Jan. 1986.
7. 14th Legislature, Lifeline, Feb. 4, 1986; 1985-1986.
8. 14th Legislature, Lifeline, Feb. 7, 1986; Feb. 7, 1986.
9. 14th Legislature, Lifeline, Feb. 11, 1986; Feb. 1986.
10. 14th Legislature, Lifeline, Feb. 18, 1986; 1985-1986.
11. 14th Legislature, Lifeline, Feb. 21, 1986; Feb. 1986.
12. 14th Legislature, Learn Alaska/Public Broadcasting, Mar. 4, 1986; Mar. 1986.
13. 14th Legislature, Learn Alaska, Apr. 1, 1986; Mar.-Apr. 1986.
14. 14th Legislature, Mobile Satellite, Mar. 11, 1986; Jan., Mar. 1986.
15. 14th Legislature, Session Correspondence-Incoming, 1986; Jan. 1983, Nov. 1985-May 1986.
16. 14th Legislature, Session Correspondence-Outgoing, 1986; Jan. 1985, Jan.-May 1986.
17. 14th Legislature, Tachistoscope; 1985-1986.
18. 14th Legislature, Telecommunication Bills; 1985-1986.
19. 14th Legislature, Telecommunications Committee Session Report, 1986; Sep. 4, 1986.
20. 14th Legislature, HB 121: Telecommunications Division Name Change; Dec. 1984-Feb. 1985.
21. 14th Legislature, HB 140: Teleconferencing; Jan.-Apr. 1985.
22. 14th Legislature, HCR 60: Teleconferencing; Dec. 1985-Apr. 1986.
23. 14th Legislature, Teleconference and Universal Service, Mar. 14, 1986; 1985-1986.
24. 14th Legislature, Teleconferencing; 1977-1986.
25. 14th Legislature, Telephone Rates, Jan. 13-17, 1986; Oct. 1985-Jan. 1986.
26. 14th Legislature, Telephone Rates, Jan. 21, 1986; 1985-1986.
27. 14th Legislature, Telephone Rates, Jan. 23, 1986; Jan. 1986.
28. 14th Legislature, Telephone Rates, Jan. 28, 1986; 1985-1986.
29. 14th Legislature, Teletext Advisory Committee, Apr. 26, 1986; 1984-1986.
30. 14th Legislature, HB 701: Universal Service; Mar.-Apr. 1986.
31. 14th Legislature, Universal Service, Mar. 8, 1986; Feb.-Mar. 1986.
32. 14th Legislature, Universal Service, Mar. 18, 1986; Mar. 1986.
33. 14th Legislature, Videotext, Mar. 21, 1986; Feb.-Mar. 1986.
34. 15th Legislature, HB 97: Cable Deregulation; Feb.-Mar. 1987.
35. 15th Legislature, HR 1: Establishing Telecommunications Committee; Jan. 19, 1987.
36. 15th Legislature, Notes from Telecommunications Committee, 1987; 1986-1987.
37. 15th Legislature, Session Correspondence; Jan.-Mar. 1987.
38. Meteor Data; 1982-1986.
39. 15th Legislature, Committee Calendars: 1987 & 1988 sessions; 1987.
40. 15th Legislature, Committee Meeting Minutes; Jan. 23, 1987.

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41. 15th Legislature, Committee Meeting Minutes; Jan. 27, 1987.
42. 15th Legislature, Committee Meeting Minutes; Jan. 29, 1987.
43. 15th Legislature, Committee Meeting Minutes; Feb. 3, 1987.
44. 15th Legislature, Committee Meeting Minutes; Feb. 5, 1987.
45. 15th Legislature, Committee Meeting Minutes; Feb. 10, 1987.
46. 15th Legislature, Committee Meeting Minutes; Feb. 12, 1987.
47. 15th Legislature, Committee Meeting Minutes; Feb. 17, 1987.
48. 15th Legislature, Committee Meeting Minutes; Feb. 19, 1987.
49. 15th Legislature, Committee Meeting Minutes; Feb. 26, 1987.
50. 15th Legislature, Committee Meeting Minutes; Mar. 5, 1987.
51. 15th Legislature, Committee Meeting Minutes; Mar. 17, 1987.
52. 15th Legislature, Committee Meeting Minutes; Mar. 24, 1987.
53. 15th Legislature, Committee Meeting Minutes; Mar. 31, 1987.
54. 15th Legislature, Committee Meeting Minutes; Apr. 2, 1987.
55. 15th Legislature, Committee Meeting Minutes; Apr. 7, 1987.
56. 15th Legislature, Committee Meeting Minutes; Apr. 9, 1987.
57. 15th Legislature, Committee Meeting Minutes; Feb. 2, 1988.
58. 15th Legislature, Committee Meeting Minutes; Feb. 4, 1988.
-Telecommunications Information Council: 1st Annual Report; Mar. 23, 1988.
-A Report to the Alaska Legislature in Response to the Intent Language Regarding Telecommunications in the FY 88 Operating Budget; By the Department of Administration, Division of Telecommunications, House Special Committee on Telecommunications, the Alaska Public Broadcasting Commission, and the Office of Management and Budget, Division of Policy; Jan. 1988.
59. 15th Legislature, Committee Meeting Minutes; Feb. 9, 1988.
60. 15th Legislature, Committee Meeting Minutes; Mar. 8, 1988.
61. 15th Legislature, Committee Meeting Minutes; Mar. 29, 1988.
62. 15th Legislature, Telecommunication Information Council; 1987-1988.
63. Committee Meeting Minutes (binder); 1985.
64. Committee Meeting Minutes (binder); 1986.
65. Computers: Electronic Mail; 1984.
66. Computers: Videotext; 1981, 1984-1986.
67. Computers: Videotext-GNOSIS; 1985-1986.
68. Television: TVP/RATNET; 1984-1988.
69. World Future Society; n.d., 1981, 1983, 1986.
70. Budget (Telecommunications); 1984-1988.
71. Interim Budget; 1985.
72. Interim Contract; 1985.
73. Interim Funding; 1985-1986.
74. Telecommunications Contract/Account; 1987-1988.
-Managing Alaska's Information Systems: A Participant-Observer Study; By Larry Pearson, Assistant Professor, Department of Journalism and Public Communications; University of Alaska Anchorage; Presented to the Information Systems Division of the International Communication Association, New Orleans; June 2, 1988.
75. Telephone Statements; 1985.
76. Travel; 1985.

Series 2. House Special Committe on Telecommunications: Reports to the Committee; 1985-1989. .35 cu. ft.
1.
An Interim Report; prepared by Kathleen Anders, Management Analyst (draft); Sep. 1985
2. An Interim Report; prepared by Kathleen Anders and Chris Herberger, Consultants; Jan.13, 1986.
3. Telecommunications in Alaska: Defining the Problem and its Potential Solutions; grant project documents for Department of Journalism and Public Communications project; 1986-1987 (1 of 2).
4. Telecommunications in Alaska: Defining the Problem and its Potential Solutions; grant project documents for Department of Journalism and Public Communications project; 1986-1987 (2 of 2).

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5. Talking to Each Other, Talking to Machines: Alaska's Telecommunications Future; written by Larry Pearson and Doug Barry, Assistant Professors of Journalism and Public Communications, University of Alaska, Anchorage.; Edited by Larry Pearson; Jan. 1987.
6. The Future of State-Supported Broadcasting in Alaska: Preliminary recommendations; by Larry L. Pearson, Assistant Professor, Department of Journalism and Public Communications, University of Alaska Anchorage (binder with recommendations and related documents); 1987 (1 of 3)
7. The Future of State-Supported Broadcasting in Alaska: Preliminary recommendations; by Larry L. Pearson, Assistant Professor, Department of Journalism and Public Communications, University of Alaska Anchorage (binder with recommendations and related documents); 1987 (2 of 3).
8. The Future of State-Supported Broadcasting in Alaska: Preliminary recommendations; by Larry L. Pearson, Assistant Professor, Department of Journalism and Public Communications, University of Alaska Anchorage (binder with recommendations and related documents); 1987 (3 of 3).
9. The Future of State-Supported Broadcasting in Alaska: Final recommendations; by Larry L. Pearson, Assistant Professor, Department of Journalism and Public Communications, University of Alaska Anchorage; Aug. 1987.
10. Interim Report; Dec. 1988.
11. Telecommunications: Critical Issues; Mar. 15, 1989.

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Series 3. House Special Committee on Telecommunications: Audiocassettes (90 minute);1987-1988 (47 cassettes). .35 cu. ft.
1.
Committee meeting; Jan. 23, 1987 (Tape 1.1).
2. Committee meeting; Jan. 27, 1987 (Tape 2.1).
3. Committee meeting; Jan. 27, 1987 (Tape 2.2).
4. Committee meeting; Jan. 29, 1987 (Tape 3.1).
5. Committee meeting; Feb. 3, 1987 (Tape 4.1).
6. Committee meeting; Feb. 5, 1987 (Tape 5.1).
7. Committee meeting; Feb. 5, 1987 (Tape 5.2).
8. Committee meeting; Feb. 10, 1987 (Tape 6.1).
9. Committee meeting; Feb. 10, 1987 (Tape 6.2).
10. Committee meeting; Feb. 12, 1987 (Tape 7.1).
11. Committee meeting; Feb. 12, 1987 (Tape 7.2).
12. Committee meeting; Feb. 17, 1987 (Tape 8.1).
13. Committee meeting; Feb. 19, 1987 (Tape 9.1).
14. Committee meeting; Feb. 26, 1987 (Tape 10.1).
15. Committee meeting; Feb. 26, 1987 (Tape 10.2).
16. Committee meeting; Mar. 5, 1987 (Tape 11.1).
17. Committee meeting; Mar. 5, 1987 (Tape 11.2).
18. Committee meeting; Mar. 17, 1987 (Tape 12.1).
19. Committee meeting; Mar. 24, 1987 (Tape 13.1).
20. Committee meeting; Mar. 31, 1987 (Tape 14.1).
21. Committee meeting; Apr. 2, 1987 (Tape 15.1).
22. Committee meeting; Apr. 7, 1987 (Tape 16.1).
23. Committee meeting; Apr. 9, 1987 (Tape 17.1).
24. Committee meeting; Feb. 2, 1988 (Tape 18.1).
25. Committee meeting; Feb. 4, 1988 (Tape 19.1).
26. Committee meeting; Feb. 4, 1988 (Tape 19.2).
27. Committee meeting; Feb. 9, 1988 (Tape 20.1).
28. Committee meeting; Feb. 9, 1988 (Tape 20.2).
29. Committee meeting; Mar. 8, 1988 (Tape 21.1).
30. Committee meeting; Mar. 8, 1988 (Tape 21.2).
31. Committee meeting; Mar. 29. 1988 (Tape 22.1).
32. Committee meeting; Mar. 29, 1988 (Tape 22.2)(2 copies).

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33. Open Meeting Arguments; Feb. 9, 1987 (Tape 1).
34. Open Meeting Arguments; Feb. 9, 1987 (Tape 2).
35. Open Meeting Arguments; Feb. 9, 1987 (Tape 3).
36. Hearing on Public Broadcasting; Feb.10, 1987 (Tape 1).
37. Hearing on Public Broadcasting; Feb. 12, 1987 (Tape 1).
38. Hearing on Public Broadcasting; Feb. 12, 1987 (Tape 2).
39. Joint Committee on Economic Recovery, Subcommittee on Small Business meeting; Feb. 4, 1988.
40. Joint Committee on Economic Recovery, Subcommittee on Small Business meeting; Feb. 8, 1988.
41. Joint Committee on Economic Recovery, Subcommittee on Small Business meeting; Feb. 8, 1988.
42. Joint Committee on Economic Recovery, Subcommittee on Small Business meeting; Feb. 9, 1988 (Tape 2).
43. Joint Committee on Economic Recovery, Subcommittee on Small Business meeting; Feb. 13, 1988 (Tape 2).
44. Joint Committee on Economic Recovery, Subcommittee on Small Business meeting; Feb. 13, 1988 (Tape 4).
45. Joint Committee on Economic Recovery, Subcommittee on Small Business meeting; Feb. 13, 1988 (Tape 5).
46. Committee meeting on Intent Language; Mar. 22, 1988.

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Series 4. Telecommunications Information Council: Documents; n.d., 1989, 1990, 1993. .25 cu. ft.
1.
The Telecommunication Information Council: Legislative History and Implementation Plan; Prepared for the House Special Committee on Telecommunications by Larry Pearson, Assistant Professor, University of Alaska Anchorage (discussion draft); n.d.
2. The Telecommunication Information Council: Legislative History and Implementation Plan; Prepared for the House Special Committee on Telecommunications by Larry Pearson, Assistant Professor, University of Alaska Anchorage; Sep. 1987
3. CSHB 40, An act creating the Telecommunications Information Council in the Office of the Governor; and providing for an effective date: Legislation; 1986-1988.
4. Meeting/teleconference briefing packet; Nov. 30, 1988.
5. Telecommunication Intent Language: Preliminary Report; Department of Administration; Feb. 1, 1989.
6. Meeting briefing packet and related papers, Sep.8 meeting; Sep. 1989.
7. Recap of CSSB 485 (Fin) am, Telecom. Inf. Council/Mbrshp & Duties; House Committee on State Affairs; Received Apr. 10, 1990, Passed out of Committee, Apr. 19, 1990.
8. Memoranda to Council Executive Committe Members; 1993.
9. Notice of Proposed Changes in the Regulations of the Office of the Governor; proposal made to the Telecommunications Information Council by the Department of Administration, Division of Information Services; Sep. 17, 1993.
10. Statewide Telecommunications Network, Delphi Study Final Report (Summary); George A.Geistauts, Principal Consultant; Study conducted for the Governor's Telecommunications Information Council by the University of Alaska Anchorage School of Business; Oct. 1993.

Series 5. Center for Information Technology, University of Alaska Anchorage; 1982, 1985-1991. .5 cu. ft.
1.
Correspondence; 1986-1990.
2. Budget; 1990.
3. Travel; 1990.
4. Space; 1990.
5. Researchers; 1990.
6. University of Alaska Policies; 1982, 1985.
7. Activities; 1990.
8. Projects; 1990.
9. Other Centers; 1989-1990.
10. Early Proposals; 1985-1989.
11. Legislation; 1988-1990.
12. Structure; 1990.
13. Center for Applied Telecommunications: New Program Proposal; University of Alaska Anchorage; Feb. 1988.
14. The Center for Information Technology: Some Thoughts; by Alex Hills; n.d.
15. Testimony by Larry Pearson before the House Special Committee on Telecommunications in favor of proposed Center of Information Technology; Feb. 8, 1990.
16. Center for Information Technology News (newsletter); Feb., May, Sep. 1991.
17. Mission statement; n.d.
18. Alaska's Communication Systems and University of Alaska Southeast Distance Education, A Study: Early Childhood Education Students' Use of Electronic Communications, Final Report; Submitted to the Center for Information Technology; Submitted by Marjorie, Project Director, and Ruth M. Ryan, Project Coordinator, University of Alaska Southeast; June 26, 1991.
19. Distance Education Research Project; Nov. 1991-Apr. 1992.
20. Center for Information Technology Projects; 1991-1992 (1 of 2).
-Center for Information Technology Activity Report; Apr. 9, 1991.
-Airborne Video Survey Systems/Imagery Acquisition System; 1991-1992.
21. Center for Information Technology Projects; 1991-1992 (2 of 2).
-BP Image Management; 1991.
-Portable Geographic Information System; 19911-1992.
-NCR Pioneer Home Presentation; 1991-1992.
-Hypermedia News; 1991.
22. Wayne Miller (Dean, College of Arts and Sciences) Correspondence; 1990-1992.
23. UA Faculty Research Grants: Project Jukebox/E-Mail Class/Other Proposals; 1990-1991.
24. Chugach Conference Access and Rural Communication Working Groups; Nov. 1990-June 1991.

Series 6. The Chugach Conference; 1989-1991. 1.6 cu. ft.

Subseries 6a. Programs; 1989-1991.
1.
The Chugach Conference: Alaska and the Information Age; Department of Journalism and Public Communications, University of Alaska Anchorage; Aug. 18-19, 1989.
2. The Chugach Conference: The Communications Issues of the ‘90s; Center for Information Technology, University of Alaska Anchorage; Oct. 5-6, 1990.
3. The Chugach Conference: Finding Our Way in the Communication Age; Center for Information Technology, University of Alaska Anchorage; Oct. 3-5, 1991.

Subseries 6b. Proceedings; 1989-1991.
1.
The Chugach Conference: Discussing the Future of Communication in Alaska, August 18-19, 1989; University of Alaska Anchorage (50 pp.); 1989 (2 copies).
2. The Chugach Conference: Communication issues of the ‘90s, October 5-6, 1990; University of Alaska Anchorage (84 pp.); 1990 (2 copies).

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3. The Chugach Conference: Finding Our Way in the Communication Age, October 3-5, 1991; University of Alaska Anchorage (112 pp.); 1991 (2 copies).

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Subseries 6c. Audiocassettes (90 minute); 1989-1991 (48 cassettes).
1.
Friday, 9 A.M.; Aug. 18, 1989.
2. Friday, 10:45 A.M.: James S. Ettema small group discussion; Aug. 18, 1989.
3. Friday, 10:45 A.M.: Ronald Langley small group discussion; Aug. 18, 1989.
4. Friday, 10:45 A.M.: Richard Taylor small group discussion; Aug. 18, 1989.
5. Friday, 10:45 A.M.: Gale Wiley small group discussion; Aug. 18, 1989.
6. Friday, 1 P.M.: Samuel Wood and Forrest Rogers; Tape A; Aug. 18, 1989.
7. Friday, 1 P.M.: Samuel Wood and Forrest Rogers; Tape B; Aug. 18, 1989.
8. Friday, 4 P.M.: James S. Ettema small group discussion; Aug. 18, 1989.
9. Friday, 4 P.M.: Ronald Langley small group discussion; Aug. 18, 1989.
10. Friday, 4 P.M.: Richard Taylor small group discussion; Aug. 18, 1989.
11. Friday, 4 P.M.: Gale Wiley small group discussion; Aug. 18, 1989.
12. Saturday, 9 A.M.: Red Boucher, Carolyn Guess, and James Ettema; Tape A; Aug. 19, 1989.
13. Saturday, 9 A.M.: Red Boucher, Carolyn Guess, and James Ettema; Tape B. Aug. 19, 1989.
14. Saturday, 10:45 A.M.: James S. Ettema small group discussion; Aug. 19, 1989.
15. Saturday, 10:45 A.M.: Ronald Langley small group discussion; Aug. 19, 1989.
16. Saturday, 10:45 A.M.: Richard Taylor small group discussion; Aug. 19, 1989.
17. Saturday, 10:45 A.M.: Gale Wiley small group discussion; Aug. 19, 1989.
18. Saturday Lunch: William Harris; Aug. 19, 1989.
19. Saturday, 1:30 P.M.: James Ettema small group discussion; Aug. 19, 1989.
20. Saturday, 1:30 P.M.: Ronald Langley small group discussion; Aug. 19, 1989.

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21. Saturday, 1:30 P.M.: Richard Taylor small group discussion; Aug. 19, 1989.
22. Saturday, 3:15 P.M.: Closing session; Machine #1, Tape A; Aug. 19, 1989.
23. Saturday, 3:15 P.M.: Closing session; Machine #2, Tape A; Aug. 19, 1989.
24. Friday, 9-10:45 A.M.: Conference opening and opening panel; Oct. 5, 1990.
25. Friday, 11 A.M. and 1:30 P.M: Gail Valaskakis and Greg Moore; Oct. 5, 1990.
26. Friday, 1:30 and 2:30 P.M. Greg Moore continued, Barry Sponder, and Dennis Schall; Oct. 5, 1990.
27. Friday, 3:45 P.M.: Panel discussion; Oct. 5, 1990.
28. Saturday, 9 A.M.: Kay Brown; Oct. 6, 1990.
29. Saturday, 10 A.M.: Wayne Miller and Larry Pearson; Oct. 6, 1990.
30. Saturday, 10:45 A.M. Bert Clark; Oct. 6, 1990.
31. Saturday, 1:15 P.M.: Melvin DeFleur; Oct. 6, 1990.
32. Thursday, 1 P.M.: Conference opening and overview panel; Oct. 3, 1991.
33. Thursday, 2 P.M.: Overview panel continued; Oct. 3, 1991.
34. Thursday, 3 P.M.: Steve Smith; Oct. 3, 1991.
35. Thursday, 3:45 P.M.: Davis Fougler; Oct. 3, 1991.
36. Friday, 10:30 A.M.: Brian Maracle; Oct. 4, 1991.
37. Friday: Technologies/Communication; Tape 1; Oct 4, 1991.
38. Friday: Technologies/Communication; Tape 2; Oct. 4, 1991.
39. Friday, 1:30 P.M.: Larry Pearson, Rosemarie Alexander, and Doug Franklin; Oct. 4, 1991.
40. Friday, 3:15 P.M.: Ed Levine; Oct. 4, 1991.
41. Friday, 1:30 P.M: Larry Pearson, Rosemarie Alexander, and Doug Franklin; Video Dub B; Oct. 4, 1991.
42. Saturday, 9 A.M.: Rural telephone policy panel; Oct. 5, 1991.
43. Saturday: Distance Education; Tape 1; Oct. 5, 1991.
44. Saturday: Distance Education; Tape 2; Oct. 5, 1991.
45. Saturday: Access/Privacy; Tape 1; Oct. 5, 1991.
46. Saturday: Access/Privacy; Tape 2; Oct. 5, 1991.
47. Saturday, 12 P.M.: Sherry Emery; Oct. 5, 1991.
48. Saturday, 2 P.M.: Small group reports; Oct. 5, 1991.

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Subseries 6d. Videocassettes (½ inch, 120 minute); 1989-1991 (34 cassettes).
1.
Friday: Reel 1; Aug. 18, 1989.
2. Friday, 1 P.M.: Samuel Wood, Forrest Rogers, and B.C. Russell; Reel 2; Aug. 18, 1989.
3. Friday, 3 P.M.: Walter Bender and William Ahearn; Reel 3; Aug. 18, 1989.
4. Saturday: Reel 1; Aug. 19, 1989.
5. Saturday: Reel 2; Aug. 19, 1989.
6. Friday, 9 A.M.: Opening to beginning of Gail Valaskakis speech; Part 1, center camera; Oct. 5, 1990.
7. Friday, 9 A.M.: Opening to beginning of Gail Valaskakis speech; Part 1, side camera; Oct. 5, 1990.
8. Friday: Endof Gail Valaskakis, Greg Moore, and closing panel; Oct. 5, 1990.
9. Friday; Oct. 5, 1990.
10. Saturday: Morning meeting; Oct 6, 1990.
11. Saturday: A.M. and P.M.; Oct. 6, 1990.
12. Saturday: Afternoon; Oct. 6, 1990.
13. Saturday, 2:30 P.M.: Discussion; Oct. 6, 1990.
14. Thursday, 1 P.M.: Opening and overview panel; Oct. 3, 1991.
15. Thursday, 3 P.M.: Steve Smith; Reel A; Oct. 3, 1991.
16. Thursday, 3 P.M.: Steve Smith; Reel B; Oct. 3, 1991.
17. Thursday, 3:45 P.M.: Davis Fougler; Reel A; Oct. 3, 1991.
18. Thursday, 3:45 P.M.: Davis Fougler, Reel B; Oct. 3, 1991.
19. Friday, 8:45 A.M.: Jerone Komisar and Herbert Dordick; Reel A; Oct. 4, 1991.
20. Friday, 8:45 A.M.: Jerone Komisar and Herbert Dordick; Reel B; Oct. 4, 1991.
21. Friday, 10:30 A.M.: Brian Maracle; Reel A; Oct. 4, 1991.
22. Friday, 10:30 A.M.: Brian Maracle; Reel B; Oct. 4, 1991.
23. Friday, 1:30 P.M.: Larry Pearson, Rosemarie Alexander, and Doug Franklin; Reel A; Oct. 4, 1991.
24. Friday, 1:30 P.M.: Larry Pearson, Rosemarie Alexander, and Doug Franklin; Reel B; Oct. 4, 1991.
25. Friday, 3:15 P.M.: Ed Levine; Reel A; Oct. 4, 1991.
26. Friday, 3:15 P.M.: Ed Levine; Reel B; Oct. 4, 1991.
27. Saturday, 9 A.M.: Rural Telephone Policy panel; Reel A; Oct. 5, 1991.
28. Saturday, 9 A.M.: Rural Telephone Policy panel; Reel B; Oct. 5, 1991.
29. Saturday, 12-2 P.M.: Sherry Emery, Alex Hills, and Greg Moore; Reel A; Oct. 5, 1991.
30. Saturday, 12-2 P.M.: Sherry Emery, Alex Hills, and Greg Moore; Reel B; Oct. 5, 1991.
31. Saturday, 2 P.M.: Small group reports; Reel A; Oct. 5, 1991.
32. Saturday, 2 P.M.: Small group reports; Reel B; Oct. 5, 1991.
33. Saturday, 3 P.M.: Direction Update panel; Reel A; Oct. 5, 1991.
34. Saturday, 3 P.M.: Direction Update panel; Reel B; Oct. 5, 1991.

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Series 7. State of Alaska, Department of Administration: Reports; 1982-1989, 1994. .5 cu. ft.
1.
State of Alaska, Profile of Automated Information Processing; Office of Information Management; Dec. 3, 1982 (1 of 4).
2. State of Alaska, Profile of Automated Information Processing; Office of Information Management; Dec. 3, 1982 (2 of 4).
3. State of Alaska, Profile of Automated Information Processing; Office of Information Management; Dec. 3, 1982 (3 of 4).
4. State of Alaska, Profile of Automated Information Processing; Office of Information Management; Dec. 3, 1982 (4 of 4).
5. Telecommunications Second Annual Report, June 1983; Division of Telecommunications Services; June 1983.
6. Telecommunications for Citizen Access to Alaska's State Government; Division of Telecommunications Services; Dec. 1983.
7. An Analysis of State Telephone Cost Increases Between FY 82-FY 83; Division of Telecommunications Services; Mar. 6, 1984.
8. Inventory of Communications Facilities Serving Alaska Communities; Division of Telecommunications Services; Mar. 1984.
9. Telecommunication Third Annual Report 1983; Division of Telecommunications Services; Apr. 1984.
10. Alaska's Cable Television; Division of Telecommunications Services; Oct. 1984.
11. History and Current Management of State-Provided Television Service; Division of Telecommunications Services; Dec. 1984.
12. Telecommunications in Alaska (A Brief Overview); Division of Telecommunications Services; Dec. 1984.
13. Inventory of Communications Facilities Serving Alaska Communities; Division of Telecommunications Services; Jan. 1985.
14. Telecommunications Fourth Annual Report 1984; Division of Telecommunications Services; May 1985.
15. Annual Report on Teleconferencing to Governor Bill Sheffield; Division of Telecommunications Services; May 1985.
16. History and Current Management of State-Provided Television Service; Division of Telecommunications Services; Dec. 1985.
17. Telecommunications Fifth Annual Report, 1985; Division of Telecommunications Services; Jan. 1986.
18. Alaska's Cable Television; Division of Telecommunications Services; Feb. 1986.
19. Funding History, Division of Telecommunications and Other Telecommunications Projects, 1975-1986; Sep. 1986.
20. State of Alaska, Telecommunications Operations & Services, Annual Reports; Division of Telecommunications Services; Jan. 1987
21. Department of Administration, Information Resource Management Capacity Report; Information Resource Management; Aug. 11, 1987.
22. Information Resource Management Users' Guide; Information Resource Management; Nov. 1987.
23. Division of Telecommunications Seventh Annual Report (for calendar year 1987); Feb. 1988.
24. Alaska State Libraries Networking Proposal; Information Resource Management; 1988.
25. Department of Administration Telecommunication Intent Language Report, March 1, 1989, Approved by the Telecommunications Information Council on 2/22/89.
26. Guide to Data Center & Telecommunications Services; Division of Information Services; Oct. 13, 1994.

Series 8. State of Alaska, Information Management Plans (FY 91-95 unless otherwise noted); 1986, 1987, 1990-1991, 1994. .5 cu. ft.
1.
Information Systems Plan, Office of the Governor, Division of Administrative Services; Feb. 1986.
2. An Information Resource Management Plan for Alaska: Executive Summary; Nov. 13, 1986.
3. An Information Resource Management Plan for Alaska: Introduction; Nov. 13, 1986.
4. Department of Natural Resources; Information Management Summary; Jan. 1987.
5. Statewide Information Management Strategy; Telecommunication Information Council, Office of the Governor (draft); Nov. 1990.
6. Alaska Housing Finance Corporation; n.d.
7. Department of Administration, Division of Information Services; May 1991.
8. Department of Commerce and Economic Development; Oct. 17, 1990.
9. Department of Community and Regional Affairs; Oct. 11, 1990.
10. Department of Education; Oct. 1990.
11. Department of Health and Social Services (draft); Nov. 1, 1990.
12. Department of Health and Social Services, Child Support Enforcement Division; Aug. 7, 1990.
13. Department of Labor; Oct. 1, 1990.
14. Department of Law; Oct. 15, 1990.
15. Department of Natural Resources, FY 91 and FY 92; Sep. 1990.
16. Department of Public Safety; Oct. 1990.
17. Department of Public Safety, Information Systems Tactical Plan; Oct. 1, 1990.
18. Department of Revenue; Oct. 1, 1990.
19. Department of Revenue, Commissioner's Office (forms only);
20. Department of Revenue, ABC Board (forms only); July 11, 1990.
21. Department of Revenue, Division of Administrative Services; Aug. 1990.
22. Department of Revenue, Division of Income and Excise Audit; July 1990.
23. Department of Revenue, Oil & Gas Audit Division; Aug. 6, 1990.
24. Department of Revenue, Permanent Fund Dividend Division; Aug. 20, 1990.

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25. Department of Revenue, Treasury Division; Aug. 1990.
26. Department of Transportation & Public Facilities; Oct. 15, 1990.
27. Office of the Governor, FY 1991 Information Systems Plan (draft); Oct. 1990.
28. Statewide Information Management Plan; Apr. 1994.

Series 9. Public Broadcasting Documents; n.d., 1981, 1983-1988, 1990. .5 cu. ft.
1.
A Special Review of the Department of Education, Alaska Public Broadcasting Commission; June 16, 1981.
2. A Special Review of the Department of Education, Alaska Public Broadcasting Commission; Mar. 2, 1981.
3. Instructional Television (binder); n.d., 1983-1986.
-A User's Guide to Instructional Television; University of Alaska Instructional Telecommunications Services (UAITS); June 1983.
-UAITS Transition Report; 1986.
-Learn Alaska Information Packet; 1983-1984.
-Instructional Television for Rural Education; n.d.
4. Alaska Public Broadcasting Commission: budget and miscellaneous documents; 1985-1986, 1992.
5. Public Broadcasting in Alaska: A Long-Range Plan; Developed by the Alaska Public Broadcasting Commission; 1986 Edition.
6. Rural Alaska Television Network (binder); 1986-1987 (1 of 2).
7. Rural Alaska Television Network (binder); 1986-1987 (2 of 2).
8. Public Broadcasting in Alaska: A Long-Range Plan; Developed by the Alaska Public Broadcasting Commission; 1987 Edition.
9. 1987 Report on Future of State-Supported Broadcasting: Working Documents; 1987.
10. Public Broadcasting in Alaska: A Long-Range Plan; Developed by the Alaska Public Broadcasting Commission; 1988 Edition.
11. Discussion Draft: A Report to the Alaska Legislature in Response to Intent Language Regarding Telecommunications in the FY88 Operating Budget; By the Department of Administration, Division of Telecommunications; the House Special Committee on Telecommunications; the Alaska Public Broadcasting Commission; and the Office of Management and Budget, Division of Policy (draft); Dec. 16, 1987.
12. Broadcast Review Team: Correspondence and Report to Legislature (binder); 1987-1988 (1 of 2).
13. Broadcast Review Team: Correspondence and Report to Legislature (binder); 1987-1988 (2 of 2)
-Discussion Draft: A Report to the Alaska Legislature in Response to Intent Language Regarding Telecommunications in the FY88 Operating Budget; By the Department of Administration, Division of Telecommunications; the House Special Committee on Telecommunications; the Alaska Public Broadcasting Commission; and the Office of Management and Budget, Division of Policy; Dec. 18, 1987.
14. Rural Alaska Television Network: comment documents; 1988.
15. Rural Alaska Television Network: A Report to the Legislature by the House State Affairs Committee, Subcommittee Report; Feb. 1990.

Series 10. Regulatory Bodies; 1984-1988, 1993. .7 cu. ft.
1.
A.P.U.C.: Alascom Rate Increases; 1984-1987 (1 of 2).
2. A.P.U.C.: Alascom Rate Increases; 1984-1987 (2 of 2).
3. Alascom, Inc. testimony related to Alascom's cost of service and rate design, submitted to the Alaska Public Utilities Commission; Jan. 12, 1988.
4. Alaska Public Utilities Commission: Eighteenth Annual Report to the Alaska Legislature for the Fiscal Year Ending June 30, 1987, Including 1986 Utility and Pipeline Carrier Operating Results; Feb. 15, 1988.
5. A.P.U.C. Orders; 1993.
6. F.C.C; 1985-1987.
7. Comments Before F.C.C Regarding Rate Integration; Nov. 1987 (1 of 4).
8. Comments Before F.C.C Regarding Rate Integration; Nov. 1987 (2 of 4).

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9. Comments Before F.C.C Regarding Rate Integration; Nov. 1987 (3 of 4).
10. Comments Before F.C.C Regarding Rate Integration; Nov. 1987 (4 of 4).
11. F.C.C. Joint Board; n.d., 1984-1987 (1 of 2).
12. F.C.C. Joint Board; n.d., 1984-1987 (2 of 2).
13. F.C.C. Joint Board: Alascom-GCI; 1985.

Series 11. Miscellaneous Telecommunicatons Briefing Papers, Reports, Studies, Proposals, Histories, Conferences, Etc.; n.d., 1974, 1975, 1978, 1981, 1984-1987, 1989-1995. .5 cu. ft.
1.
Television and Social Change on the Bering Strait; By R.J. Madigan and W. Jack Peterson, University of Alaska, Anchorage (132 pp.); Apr. 1974.
2. News and Entertainment Radio Broadcasting in Alaska, 1922-1974; By Tom Duncan, Executive Producer, KUAC(FM)-TV, Assistant Professor of Broadcasting, University of Alaska, Fairbanks; Presented at the 10th Annual Alaska Broadcasters' Association Convention, June 8, 1974, Fairbanks.
3. Study of Education Satellite Communications Demonstration in Alaska: Some Tentative Conclusions, 4th Bi-montly Report; Prepared for the National Institute of Education; Prepared by Practical Concepts Incorporated, Washington, D.C.; June 27, 1975.
4. Telecommunications In Alaska: Economics and Public Policy; By William H. Melody, Director, Alaska Communication Research Project; A report to the State of Alaska; Apr. 1978.
5. Description of Alaska Telecommunications Systems, Research Request No. 183; Memorandum from Ann DeVries, Research Staff, Alaska State Legislature, House of Representatives, Research Agency, to Senator Jim Kelly; Jan. 9, 1981.
6. The Alaska Telecommunication System: Report to the Legislature; Prepared by Robert P. Merritt, P.E. Consultant and Professor of Electrical Engineering, University of Alaska-Fairbanks; Apr. 20, 1981.
7. State Sponsored Television in Alaska: Alternatives for Delivery and Distribution; By the Rural Research Agency, Richard Rainery, for the Alaska State Senate, Community and Regional Affairs Committee; Aug. 1984.
8. The Learn/Alaska Network: An Educational Telecommunications System; By the Rural Research Agency, Allison R. Fargnoli, for the Alaska State Senate, Community and Regional Affairs Committee; Sep. 1984.
9. Telecommunications Programs in Alaska, Research Request 85-057; Memorandum from Eric Lascheber, Legislative Analyst, Alaska State Legislature, House of Representatives, Research Agency, to Representative-Elect Marco Pignalberi; Dec. 31, 1984.
10. Final Report on Telecommunication Project Study; By Nels A. Anderson, Jr., Project Coordinator, Co-Man Services, Dillingham; Feb. 14, 1985.
11. The Future of Universal Telephone Service in Alaska; Policy paper for the Alaska Senate Telecommunications Project by Walter B. Parker, Parker Associates, Inc., Anchorage; Feb. 5, 1985.
12. State of Alaska Telecommunications Policy: A Key to Alaskan Participation in the Information Society; Policy paper for the Alaska Senate Telecommunications Project by Walter B. Parker, Parker Associates, Inc., Anchorage; Feb. 25, 1985.
13. Executive Summary: Five Year Program for Developing Long Term Telecommunications Services in Alaska; By Walter B. Parker, Parker Associates, Inc., Anchorage; Mar. 26, 1985.
14. The First Year of a Five Year Program for Developing Long Term Telecommunications Services in Alaska; By Walter B. Parker, Parker Associates, Inc., Anchorage; Proposal requested by the Alaska Senate Telecommunications Project; Mar. 26, 1985.
15. Proceedings of the Fourth Annual Statewide Conference of Alaska Association for Computers in Education; Captain Cook Hotel, Anchorage; Apr. 4-6, 1985.
16. Telecommunications Policy in Alaska; Alaska Consumer Advocacy Program; Apr. 23, 1985.
17. Distance Delivery for Rural Audiences: Practical Strategies for Planning/Developing/Adapting Instruction; University of Alaska Instructional Telecommunication Services (UAITS), Instructional Development Services; Jan. 1986.
18. Apples in the Bush: A Pilot Project on Kodiak Island to Train Village Government Personnel on the Micro-Computer; project report by the Alaska Native Human Resources Development Program, Cooperative Extension Service, University of Alaska; Aug. 1986.
19. An Assessment of Current State Television Programming in Alaska, With Proposals for a
New State Media Strategy; By Daniel Johnson for the University of Alaska, Alaska State Legislature, and the Governor's Office; Dec. 1986.
20. AMPI Electronic Delivery Advisory Committee Teleconference (meeting packet); Dec. 17, 1986.
21. State of Alaska Emergency Broadcast System Developmental Plan; Jan. 1987.
22. Northern Television Symposium, Yellowknife, January 15-16, 1987, Report of Proceedings; 1987.
23. Online Access to Legislative Data Bases: Survey Report, October 1988; Revision 3; National Conference of State Legislatures; Aug. 1989.
24. Rural Alaska Television Network--Programming and Costs, Research Request 90-032; Memorandum from Patricia Young, Legislative Analyst, Alaska State Legislature, Legislative Research Agency; Nov. 28, 1989.
25. Outline for Divestiture: Spending Less State Money, Getting More Bush TV, and Getting the State (mostly) out of the TV Business. A Win,Win, and (mostly) Win Proposition; By Paul H. Davis; Nov. 26, 1990.
26. Phone Wars (clippings concerning Anchorage Telephone Utility sale); 1991.
27. Bringing Alaska Into the Information Age: A Road Map, A Telecommunications Briefing Paper for Governor Walter Hickel; By H.A. "Red" Bouch and Dr. Larry Pearson; Feb. 1992.
28. Statewide Telecommunications Forum; Centennial Hall, Juneau; Mar. 29-30, 1993.
-Lists of participants, panels, and panelists.
-Conference Report and Goals and Recommendations.
-An Assessment: Telecommunications in Alaska.
29. Alaska Community Information System Investigation Report; Prepared for the Alaska State Library by Deborah J. Newkirk, Information Technology Services, Anchorage; July 1993.
30. Connecting to a Competitive Future: A report on the status and prospects of ATU to Tom Fink, Mayor of Anchorage; By H.A. "Red" Boucher and Larry Pearson, Ph.D.; Feb. 1994.
31. Report to the Alaska Public Utilities Commission; By the Alaska 2001 Advisory Committee, Lt. Governor Fran Ulmer, Chair (draft); Aug. 22, 1995.
32. Policies in Conflict: A Briefing Paper on Alaska Telecommunication Issues; n.d.
33. Telecommunications Investment and Its Impact on Developing Country Infrastructure; Prepared by AT&T International Advisory Services, Inc., n.d.

Series 12. Telecommunications Articles; 1977, 1983, 1985-1987, 1989. .1 cu. ft.
1.
"Television on the Bering Strait"; By R.J. Madigan and W. Jack Peterson, Journal of Communication (pp. 183-187); Autumn 1977.
2. "Telecommunications--Where do we go from here?"; By Doreen Fitzgerald, University of Alaska Magazine (pp. 20-26); Feb. 1983.
3. "The Information Revolution: Promises and perils ahead for state leaders"; By Helen Sims, State Government News (pp. 4-8); Aug. 1985.
4. "An Authentic Voice in the Technocratic Wilderness: Alaskan Natives and the Tundra Times"; By Patrick Daley and Beverly James, Journal of Communication (pp. 10-30); Summer 1986.
5. "Origination of State-Supported Entertainment Television in Rural Alaska"; By Beverly James and Patrick Daley, Journal of Broadcasting & Electronic Media (pp. 169-180); Spring 1987.
6. "Standards for the Use of Optical Disk Systems to Store Permanent Public Records in Alabama"; Alabama Department of Archives and History Technical Leaflet; Jan. 1989.
7. "A Look at the Hardware, Software and Media That Will Impact...the Future of Electronic Imaging"; By Harry C. Andrews, International Journal of Micrographics & Optical Technology, Vol. 7, No. 4 (pp. 135-139); 1989.
8. "Government Information Goes On-Line"; By Henry H. Perritt, Jr., Technology Review (pp. 60-67); Nov./Dec. 1989.