- Charles Warren,1852–1918, political leader: vice president of the U.S. 1905–09.
- Douglas,1883–1939, U.S. motion-picture actor.
- a city in central Alaska, on the Tanana River.
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As the bush plane flies, Bettles is about 180 miles northwest of Fairbanks.Visiting the Arctic Circle…Before It’s Irreversibly Changed
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Complicating matters is the fact that Fairbanks is no stranger to wildfires.
Fairbanks, AK Over the past 50 years, Alaska has warmed more than twice as fast as the rest of the United States.
Richard Florida and his team have put together the definitive list—from D.C. to Fairbanks.
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Mr. Fairbanks saw his opportunity and availed himself of it.Cleveland Past and Present
It is to answer this need that Fairbanks' Conservation Reader has been prepared.Common Science
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I wished the hospital at Fairbanks at the bottom of the deep blue sea.
This was on the 6th of October, 1904, at Fairbanks, a little removed from the town itself.
Hovercraft has held a near monopoly in transport to Fairbanks.Mercenary
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- a city in central Alaska, at the terminus of the Alaska Highway. Pop: 30 970 (2003 est)
- Douglas (Elton), real name Julius Ullman. 1883–1939, US film actor and producer
- his son, Douglas, Jnr. 1909–2000, US film actor
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