Tongass Trading Co

Clothing-Retail, Ketchikan AK
Tongass Trading Co


Tongass Trading Co

201 & 312 Dock St ,
Ketchikan AK

Founded in September, 1898 as Strong & Johnstone Co. by Ketchikan pioneers Henry C. Strong and Frederick C. Johnstone, it was renamed Tongass Trading Company in 1900, and incorporated in October, 1901. At the turn of the century, Tongass Trading Company supplied the miners and mining camps throughout Southeast Alaska. In the 1920s, 1930s and 1940s, Tongass Trading Company provided supplies, gear and storage to the commercial halibut fishing fleet, as well as household goods, clothes and groceries to local residents. In the mid and latter part of the 20th century, Tongass also supplied the booming logging camps of Southeast Alaska. Through the years, Tongass Trading Company has kept pace with progress and the changing industries of Alaska. Today, Tongass Trading Company supplies commercial and sport fishing gear, hardware, furniture and clothing to industry and residents of Southeast Alaska. Additionally, Tongass Trading Company is a popular stop for cruise ship travelers looking for uniquely Alaskan curios gifts and souvenirs.

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    Business Hours
  • Monday 9:00AM - 6:00PM
  • Tuesday 9:00AM - 6:00PM
  • Wednesday 9:00AM - 6:00PM
  • Thursday 9:00AM - 6:00PM
  • Friday 9:00AM - 6:00PM
  • Saturday 9:00AM - 6:00PM
  • Sunday 9:00AM - 5:00PM
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Service Areas
  • Servicing Angoon, AK
  • Servicing Corner Bay, AK
  • Servicing Douglas, AK
  • Servicing Elfin Cove, AK
  • Servicing Hoonah, AK
  • Servicing Juneau, AK
  • Servicing Kake, AK
  • Servicing Ketchikan, AK
  • Servicing Labouchere Bay, AK
  • Servicing Mt. Edgecumbe, AK
  • Servicing Pelican, AK
  • Servicing Port Alexander, AK
  • Servicing Sitka, AK
  • Servicing Tenakee Springs , AK
  • Servicing Yakutat, AK
Year Established
  • 1898
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