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Sowing the seeds of Rasmuson Foundation

In today's light, they seem impossibly young. They came to Yakutat separately as missionaries, she in 1901 at 21; he three years later at 22. In her scholarly article "Edward Anton and Jenny Olson Rasmuson: Swedish Convenant Missionaries at Yakutat, " (Alaska History, Vol. 28, No. 1, Spring 2013) historian Mary Ehrlander offers insights into the Rasmusons' first decade together, and how their legacy is embodied in Rasmuson Foundation's mission.

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