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Soapy in Wrangell?
Tue Jan 20, 2015 10:56pm

Thank you, Stan. Good catch!
There were stories that Soapy started out in Wrangell, but there is no provenance. In fact, there is no evidence he visited Wrangell. It is highly unlikely.

Jeff Smith

  • Alaska Mag article Stan Cohen, Tue Jan 20 8:06pm
    In the latest issue of Alaska Mag an article about Wyatt Erp in AK mentions that Soapy Was in Wrangell after his escapades in Skagway. Hard to believe when He was killed in Skagway. Haven't found any ... more
    • Alaska Magazine Articleart.petersen, Wed Jan 21 8:15am
      During the long research phase of Jeff's comprehensive biography of Soapy, word of grafters in Wrangell turned up now and then, and sometimes they were tagged as Soapy's men. Only one of these... more
    • Soapy in Wrangell? — Jeff Smith, Tue Jan 20 10:56pm
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