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Remembering Pat Roppel

...Capital City Weekly.Her first article was for The Alaska Sportsman, then edited by historian and writer Robert Neil "Bob" DeArmond, a "lifelong mentor," Frank said."In earlier years, they (Pat and Frank) tried to visit all of those old...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-01-22/remembering-pat-roppel
Art
Rie Munoz Gallery opens Dale DeArmond exhibit Friday

...Ettan press to "pull" her prints.Dale Burlison DeArmond moved to Sitka in July of 1935 where she met and married Bob DeArmond. After their marriage the couple lived on Bob's 34-foot troller for more than two years. In the late 1930s they...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-11-13/rie-munoz-gallery-opens-dale-dearmond-exh
Art
Read around the corner with the Little Free Library

...to town, but before that it was the library, and, you know, Dale DeArmond lived in this house from 1953-1991. Bob DeArmond, of course, was a really well-known historian, and they lived here for years and years and years. This was their...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-05-18/read-around-corner-little-free-library
Local
Five good (Alaskan) reads

...Voyage in a Dory: From Sitka to Tacoma by Oars, Sail, and Tow Rope" by R.N. DeArmondIn 1931, a 20-year-old Bob DeArmond decided row the Inside Passage in a 16-foot dory, so he did. He claims in the foreword he had sparse material saved...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2013-10-10/five-good-alaskan-reads
Art
An earlier library was in Pelican

...detract from Ms. (Katie) Moritz' article or from Betty Clauson's manyservices to Pelican.)My late father, Bob DeArmond, was one of the party from Sitka that went to the shore of Lisianski Inlet in the spring of 1938 to establish what...

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2013-09-18/earlier-library-was-pelican
Letters
City museum presentation to feature artist DeArmond

...more than 20 years. Featured speakers will be Dale and Bob DeArmond's son, William DeArmond, and long-time friend...DeArmonds moved to Juneau from SItka in 1953, after Bob DeArmond got a job with Territorial Gov. Heintzleman. Dale...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2013-11-21/city-museum-presentation-feature-artist-d
Art
Journalist 'Stroller' White liked a good joke - in print

...Rogers and Art Buchwald of his time." Juneau historian Bob DeArmond, who was a cub reporter for The Stroller's Weekly...bone dozens of times." For more about White, see Bob DeArmond's book, "Klondike Newsman 'Stroller' White...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/060204/nei_stroller.shtml
Neighbors
Kinky Character

...from that. Working with or splicing wire on ships is called 'kinking' them. But that's a guess." Historian Bob DeArmond believed his contentious character led to the nickname. Mike Zamora said that Kinky enjoyed playing cards and hypothesized...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071603/nei_bayers.shtml
Neighbors
Southeast sagas: Chief Aanyalahaash

...with Delegate James Wickersham in Juneau and presented him with a carved medicine rattle. According to a biography by Bob DeArmond filed with the Alaska State Library, Aanyalahaash enjoyed collecting "skookum" (strong, powerful) papers. In...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/082903/nei_sesagas.shtml
Neighbors
Noted Southeast historian dies

Bob DeArmond, a prolific writer about the history of Alaska and one of the founding fathers of the city of Pelican, died Friday at home in...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/112910/reg_743006921.shtml
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