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Tongass Museum seeks farming and food production artifacts

The Tongass Historical Museum is currently seeking farming and food production artifacts for their upcoming exhibit, "Grown on the Rock," opening March 27. They are seeking objects from early homesteads, food gardens...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2015-01-22/tongass-museum-seeks-farming-and-food-pro
Art
Climate change destroys Arctic artifacts

...historical record of the Arctic people.The artifacts being received by the University of Alaska...Until recently, he said, organic artifacts made of materials like wood or animal...that the region really does have more artifacts than is typical."There's so much...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-06-15/climate-change-destroys-arctic-artifact
State
Current exhibits at the Anchorage Museum

...in the northeast Pacific during 1778 and 1779. It includes artifacts, art and hands-on activities for families, and examines...adapted to arctic conditions. Archival photographs, art, artifacts and memorabilia showcase the rich history of baseball in Anchorage...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2015-06-24/current-exhibits-anchorage-museum
Art
Off the Beaten Path: Mysteries of Yakobi Island, part III

...desecration of petroglyphs and other Native American cultural sites. If you're lucky enough to encounter petroglyphs or other artifacts please treat them with respect. When Craig told me we were going to Surge Bay to search for petroglyphs this summer, I knew...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-07-10/beaten-path-mysteries-yakobi-island-
Outdoors
City museum opens new exhibit: Juneau's Changing Shoreline

...for future exhibits highlighting various ethnic groups, industries and occupations, and leisure activities in Juneau."Artifacts from the Museum's collection in the exhibit include a carved wooden mask by Richard Beasley titled Chief Kowee, a halibut...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2015-07-08/city-museum-opens-new-exhibit-juneaus-cha
Art
Museum emerging in Tenakee

...collection comprises written records of various kinds, but it also includes numerous domestic and non-domestic hardware and artifacts. We also have an old still used during the days of prohibition, a springboard used in logging, and a stone adze found in...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2015-07-08/museum-emerging-tenakee
Art
Tribe fighting Pa. museum over artifacts

...ANCHORAGE - An Alaska tribe has demanded the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology return artifacts the tribe considers sacred. The Anchorage Daily News said the collection includes a shaman's owl mask, brass loon...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/113010/sta_743445867.shtml
News
The man who believed in teenagers

...being the change you want to see in the world," it was Zach. At this gathering to honor him, there will be photographs and artifacts from the years of the club and reminiscences of people who knew Zach (and, of course, there will be coffee). Cadmus Zaccheus...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2015-05-17/man-who-believed-teenagers
Neighbors
Sheldon Jackson Museum to host three Native artists in residence

...link historic and contemporary Native culture for visitors as well as Alaska residents.The Museum houses nearly 5,500 artifacts from all of Alaska's major cultural groups. Most of the pieces were collected by museum founder Rev. Dr. Sheldon Jackson...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2015-05-27/sheldon-jackson-museum-host-three-native-
Art
Fears mount over Palmyra as IS expands territory in Syria

...000-year-old towering Roman-era colonnades, temples and priceless artifacts that have earned it the affectionate name among Syrians of...looting and excavating the town's antiquities, selling the artifacts on the black market before eventually destroying the site...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-05-22/fears-mount-over-palmyra-expands-terr
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