Creating Alaska

H.R. Vanderleest

Name: H.R. Vanderleest

City: Juneau

District: 4

Occupation: Pharmacist

Born: May 22, 1882 - Grand Rapids, Michigan

Death: November 5, 1964 - Sitka, Alaska

Alaska Resident: 1908-64

Convention Posts:

  • Member, Committee on Ordinances and Transitional Measures
  • Member, Committee on Executive Branch

Education: Studied in Pharmacy, passed Michigan State Board of Pharmacy in 1903

Public Offices and Organizations:

  • Member, Alaska Territorial Pharmacy Board (fifteen years)
  • Trustee, Board of Directors, Sitka Pioneers Home - 1936-46