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The Last Settlers has a few pages on Oliver as well as photos.

Miki and Julie lived near Oliver in remote Northwest Alaska, where they grew up and continue to live.

Ken Ross was a friend of Olivers. These two books by him detail much of the environmental history of Alaska.

Seth has written a bit about Oliver in this book.

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Additional Materials

Cold Climate Housing Research Center was started by Oliver’s friend Jack Hebert. Oliver’s tools are on display in the entry to the new addition of this Center.

Non-Native Settlers excerpt from Kuuvinmiut Subsistence: Traditional Eskimo Life in the Latter Twenty-First Century– Kobuk River history that includes Oliver and many other people who lived there. The entire book is available at this link. It is no longer available for purchase.

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