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Venables to play Bob Bartlett for 106th birthday celebration

JUNEAU - Marking the 106th birthday of Bob Bartlett, Alaska's first senior U.S. Senator from 1959...Living History will present a progam, "Remembering Bob Bartlett," at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Centennial Hall. Prior...
Empire Editorial: Foundation plans to censor Ted Stevens' legacy

...and UAF has had no problems protecting the personal effects of other Alaskans including former Gov. Bill Egan, Sen. Bob Bartlett, Sen. Ernest Gruening and hundreds of other people.The actions of the Stevens Foundation seem nothing more than...
Accumulated Fragments - Bartlett: the stories behind the name

...famous name. It was named after E. L. "Battling Bob" Bartlett, who was Alaska's territorial delegate from 1945-1958...Ida, who in 1904 gave birth to E.L. "Battling Bob" Bartlett. Ed and Ida moved to Fairbanks and remained there...
Historical program recognizes Bartlett's work toward gaining statehood.

...statehoodJUNEAU EMPIREA day of honor recognizing E.L. "Bob" Bartlett's work for Alaska's statehood will be celebrated...Living History will give an encore performance of the Bob Bartlett program, featuring John H. Venables, that was presented...
My Turn: Putting partisan poltics aside

On Nov. 8, 1955, Bob Bartlett addressed the Alaska Constitutional Convention in a speech titled, "Meeting the Challenge." In asking the delegates to set...
Former Alaska territorial governor dies at 94

...D.C., ahead of floor votes in the U.S. House and Senate to admit Alaska to the union. Former U.S. Sen. Bob Bartlett, D-Alaska, called Stepovich "the most effective lobbyist for statehood," according to Gore.A well-known...
Thank you to everyone who is working to repeal the oil giveaway

...rights under Alaska's Constitution. It follows the spirit of great Alaskans who fought for our resources. Bill Egan, Bob Bartlett, Jay Hammond, Wally Hickel and others. We have joined them in defense of what Hickel defined as the "owner state...
Creating the figures for tomorrow's museums

...children of today. Who will step up to face the challenges and make names for themselves like the William Henry Seward, Bob Bartlett, and Elizabeth Peratrovich? But as Banghart explained to me, for every major historical character there are countless...
This Day in History

In Alaska In 1959, Sen. E. L. (Bob) Bartlett won a coin-toss with Sen. Ernest Gruening to claim the distinction of being Alaska's "senior" senator. The first shipment...
Accumulated Fragments: Gruening and Bartlett walk the long road to statehood

...Ernest Gruening and E.L. (Bob) Bartlett. To get a clearer view of the...1939 both Ernest Gruening and Bob Bartlett entered the picture. I will include...serving until 1953. Edward Lewis (Bob) Bartlett was born in Seattle, Wash. on...


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