Steele, John L .
Second-class passenger on steamer Excelsior, departing Seattle, 2/27/98 for Valdez, Seattle Post-Intelligencer, 2/28/98;
Begins work on house on Keystone Ave. The Valdez News. 1:10. 5/11/01. p. 4. On committee for 4th of July celebration. The Valdez News. 1:14. 6/8/01. p. 1. Chairman of Citizens meeting on Glacier Creeks. . The Valdez News. 1:14. 6/8/01. p. 1. Donates to Chamber’s Glacier Creek diversion fund, The Valdez News, 1:16. 6/25/01; Runs for City Council, Citizen’s Ticket. The Valdez News, 1:16. 6/22/01; Of Valdez Building Works, left for Seattle to charter schooner to bring up lumber, Guide and Chief packer for Heney party going to Eagle. The Valdez News: 1:17. 6/29/01; Elected to First City Council with Wood, Osgood, Levy, Crary, McHie and Olson. The Valdez News, 7/6/01, p. 1; returns from Seattle, unable to charter schooner or other boat, may use the Ruby A. Cousins, which has just been raised by Fish in Port Valdez, The Valdez News. 1:22. 8/03/01; Speaks on behalf of the miners at reception for Judge Brown; recounts problems of 1898 prospectors to Judge Brown. The Valdez News. 1:14. 6/8/01. p. 1; Ran for first City Council. The Valdez News. 1:14. 6/8/01. p. 1; Acting mayor, The Valdez News. 1:30. 9/28/01, p. 1; Committee for Thanksgiving Eve Fireman’s Ball, The Valdez News, 1: 33, 10/19/01. p. 1; elected Alaska Moose officer, The Valdez News. 1:31. 10/5/01; Valdez Whist Club, The Valdez News, 1: 33, 10/19/01. p. 4; Obtains Seattle Chamber of Commerce’s support for the Government Trail, The Valdez News, 1:40. 12/7/01;