Alison drove up to Alaska from Sunnyvale starting on June
16. On her way, she stopped in Olympia, WA, to see her mom and her
She stopped at many places along the way, including Bonaparte
When she arrived in Healy, Alaska, seven days later, she
helped her sister Amy start her new cafe, the Purple Plate.
A lot of people were there for its opening day:
She also visited with her sister Amy's family while in
All photos copyright 1999 Vernon Lee, Alison Anne Barsley.