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Seppala and Elizabeth Ricker

Elizabeth Ricker, also known as “Liz” or “Peggy,” was Seppala’s kennel partner in Maine, where he settled briefly after the Serum Run. She would care for Togo during the last year of his life. Anchorage Museum of History and Art, Library and Archives

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