Refine Search

Amos Wallace collection donated to Walter Soboleff Center

...The son of the late master carver Amos Wallace has donated his father's collection...Coast art formline," she said.Amos Wallace was one of a few Native artists...It also includes photographs of Amos Wallace and his work and papers he collected...
Life's sacred stories

A historical photograph of Amos Wallace dominated Page 2 of the print edition...without our individual biographies. Amos Wallace was just a young child when his...every individual. If we follow Amos Wallace's story, we'll recognize that...
Documents of famed Juneau carver to be archived by SHI

JUNEAU - Amos Wallace was a keeper. So his longtime's president.She says Amos Wallace was an important artist and to celebrate," Jones says.Amos Wallace began carving under the tutelage of...
Historial Photo: Original American

Image of Tlingit Amos Wallace (1920-2004) at a Juneau 4th of July Parade, 1920s.Sealaska Heritage Institute / Amos Wallace Collection
Local | 100 Anniversary
My Turn: Why historic preservation matters

...can look at the "Harnessing the Atom" totem the other pole on the property carved by our very own Juneau artist, Amos Wallace. It's so lovely, with the stained glass window and Hawthorne tree behind it, after cruising by the other historic...
Wearable Art of Place: Jewelry

...didn't have too much trouble switching over from wood to silver," he said.Back in Juneau, he sought advice from Amos Wallace, the only silver carver he knew in town at that time. When he couldn't find an item of equipment, such as a vice...
Cedar and Silver

More than 50 years ago, Amos Wallace sharpened a leaf spring from an...many silver and gold bracelets Amos Wallace has engraved for Dorothy Wallace...Emeritus. Starting small Bear totem: Amos Wallace was hired to carve this pole and...
'Sharing Our Knowledge' Tlingit conference to be held Nov. 6-10

...each limited to 90 minutes. More than 50 presentations are scheduled.Examples of this year's topics include:? Amos Wallace: A Tlingit Master;? gathering Lingit phrases for raising children; ? unexpected imagery in Northern Northwest...
Bright moments of 2013

...discussions ? far too many things for one person to take in. Every session I attended ? from an art history session on Amos Wallace presented by Zachary Jones (standing in for Aldona Jonaitis), to a snapshot of "Our Way of Life" by Alan Zuboff...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...artistic legacy of Tlingit carver Amos Wallace By RILEY WOODFORD The JUNEAU EMPIRE More than 50 years ago, Amos Wallace sharpened a leaf spring from an...thought that had to be the same Amos Wallace. He brought the pole I had carved...


  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback