The Alaska Historical Commission awarded nearly $100,000 in grants for 11 projects around the state, at its meeting last week in Juneau.
Staff reports from around the state
...potential of being saved, although its time is getting short," Gillette said. "The whole idea of the Alaska Association for Historic Preservation list is to try and call attention with the hopes that maybe something will be done sometime." The...
When Alaska became a state more than 45 years ago, keeping house and home at the Governor's Mansion was a work in progress.
A nearly 100 year-old locomotive repair shop in Juneau is one of the state's top 10 endangered historic sites, according to an announcement by the Alaska Association for Historic Preservation.
...Hall on St. George Island is Alaska's most endangered property. That's the determination of the Alaska Association for Historic Preservation. The organization said it compiles the top 10 list to call attention to threatened properties that...
The Alaska Association for Historic Preservation recently announced its awards and grant recipients: Lifetime Achievement Award went to Steve Peterson, of Anchorage; the Restoration...
The question for Juneau isn't whether to preserve Merchants Wharf; it's how.
ANCHORAGE - The Alaska Association for Historic Preservation (AAHP) has listed the state's Most Endangered Historic Properties for 2008. The list is announced each year and is intended to bring public awareness to Alaska's threatened historic properties. Heightened awareness often leads to increased support for the conservation of endangered historic properties, which are assets important to tourism, economic development, and the cultural heritage of Alaska. This year marks the 20th announcement of AAHP's Most Endangered Historic Properties.
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