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Cecelia Kunz to be honored at city museum event Saturday

...Collections presentation, "Remembering and Honoring Cecelia Kunz," at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 20, at the...Museum, Mary Ellen Frank, will formally present the Cecelia Kunz doll titled "Revered Tlingit Elder" to the Juneau-Douglas...
Haa Saax'u, Haa Latseeni (Our Names, Our Strength)

...potential," Howell said.Elder Marie Olson spoke on her project documenting more than 50 place names in Juneau with elder Cecelia Kunz.One of the first they documented was D'zantiki Heeni, the Tlingit name for Gold Creek. "D'zantiki Heeni...
Community invited to Gajaa Hit pole raising

...given the name Gajaa Hit, or "safe place to land," in 2000 by Tlingit elder and longtime village resident Cecelia Kunz.Cecelia Kunz' husband and son, Ed Kunz Sr. and Ed Kunz Jr., were two of the carvers who worked on the original poles...
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Native Matriarch dies at 93

Juneau residents owe a lot to Cecelia Kunz, a fearless full-blooded Tlingit...piece," said Micalyne Kunz, Cecelia Kunz's oldest granddaughter, recalling...their respects. Every evening, Cecelia Kunz sat in front of her house, near...
Memorial for Cecelia Kunz

...stand with other members of the Coho clan to have their faces marked to signify their loss during a memorial Friday for Cecelia Kunz held at the Alaska Native Brotherhood Hall. The matriarch of the Juneau Native community, whose Tlingit name was Kintoow...
Peratrovich legacy continues to grow

When ANS Camp 2 President Micalyne Kunz McGhee was growing up, her grandmother, Cecelia Kunz, would often talk about Feb. 8, 1945, the day Native rights activist Elizabeth Peratrovich testified before the Territorial...
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...Separation workshop, noon to 3 p.m., Dimond Courthouse, Courtroom A. Details: 463-4775. Tlingit storytelling by Cecelia Kunz, 1 p.m., Juneau Senior Center. Juneau Assembly Lands Committee meeting, 5 p.m., Conference Room #224. Juneau...
Photo: Memorial for a matriarch

...llis Kunz is embraced by Sharon Lee, facing camera, before the start of a memorial service for Phyllis' mother, Cecelia Kunz, on Sunday at ANB Hall. Kunz, considered by many to have been the matriarch of the Juneau Native community, died...
Juneau honors Peratrovich, celebrates Native traditions

...floor of the Alaska Territorial Senate in 1945 when she shamed legislators into passing an anti-discrimination act. Cecelia Kunz, who knew Peratrovich and worked with her in the Alaska Native Sisterhood, silenced an equally large crowd Monday...
Percy Martin

...for Goldbelt tourists. She and her husband talk about Native traditions, food and regalia. Character she plays: Cecelia Kunz, her mother-in-law. Previous acting experience: Has been a song leader for dance groups and has acted in Celebration...
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