WILLIAM A. EGAN
GOVERNOR 

 STATE OF ALASKA
OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
JUNEAU

March 27, 1964

ADMINISTRATIVE ORDER NO. 2

DECLARATION OF MAJOR DISASTER

Because of the earthquake which struck Alaska at 5:36 p.m., Alaska Standard Time, March 27, 1964, and accompanying tidal waves and fires causing widespread loss to life and property, I hereby declare that a major disaster exists.

All State agencies and employees are directed to concentrate their efforts as far as is possible to providing emergency relief and recovery assistance.

DATED at Juneau, Alaska, this 27th day of March, 1964.

S/S WILLIAM A. EGAN  
WILLIAM A. EGAN       
Governor of Alaska    



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