100 Years of Alaska's Legislature
"From Territorial Days to Today"


1913 to 2013

Juneau, Alaska

State & Territorial



Wendell Kay

OCCUPATION: Lawyer from Anchorage

OTHER: Candidate, Governor, Alaska, 1966

SERVICE ORGANIZATIONS: Member, Delta Kappa Epsilon; Member, Phi Delta Phi; Member, Order of the Coif; Member, Masons; Member, Elks; Member, Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States; Member, American Legion; Member, Amvets; Member, American Bar Association; Member, Anchorage Bar Association

EDUCATION: Public School: Watseka, Illinois College/University: DePauw University, Bachelor of Arts, 1935; Northwestern University, Doctor of Jurisprudence, Magna Cum Laude, 1938

SPOUSE: Agnes Avery Fountain

CHILDREN: George R., Bronwen, Margaret Susannah, Wendy Kathleen, Edward James

EMPLOYMENT: Attorney, National Labor Relations Board, Washington, D.C.;
Private Law Practice, Centralia, Illinois;
City Attorney, Centralia, Illinois;
Regional Attorney, Bureau of Land Management, Portland, Oregon; Executive Director, Alaska State Housing Authority; Private Law Practice, Anchorage, Alaska

MILITARY SERVICE: US Army, 3 years, 1942-1945

BIRTH DATE/PLACE: 04/17/1913;
Watseka, Illinois